Already Pac-12 Co-Champions, Tucson Regional Champions and Tucson Super Regional Champions, the Wildcat baseball opens play at the College World Series this weekend.
Arizona (41-17) hosts St. John's (40-21) in a best-of-three NCAA Super Regional at Hi Corbett Field this weekend. The series begins on Friday at noon.
Sophomore outfielder Johnny Field, the Most Outstanding Player at last weekend's Tucson Regional, has been named a second team Pac-12 All-Academic selection.
Arizona baseball plays its final three regular season road games at USC this weekend, beginning on Friday night at 6 p.m. PDT at Dedeaux Field.
Arizona (24-12, 10-5), which is in a three-way tie for first place in the Pac-12, takes on Washington (19-15, 5-7 Pac-12) for three games this weekend.
2012 Pac-12 All-Academic (Honorable Mention)
2011 Pac-10 All-Academic (Honorable Mention)
2010 UA Freshman Student-Athlete of the Year
One of primary left-handed arms out of bullpen and spot starter ... Appeared in nine games and made two mid-week starts ... Allowed nine runs - six earned - on nine hits in 4.2 innings of relief against UCLA (4.2). Struck out three and did not factor into decision ... Gave up a run on one hit with a strikeout in 0.2 innings out of bullpen at Utah Valley (4/4) ... Pitched 1.2 innings of relief against New Mexico State (3/21), giving up a one on two hits with three walks and a pair of punch-outs. Tossed 1.1 innings with one run allowed and a strikeout a day earlier against Aggies (3/20) ... Charged with two runs allowed on three hits and two walks to go with three strikeouts in relief against Washington State (3/16) ... Pitched 2.0 innings in second start of season at Rice (3/14). Gave up three runs - two earned - on three hits and a walk to go with three strikeouts ... Turned in 6.1 strong innings in first start of season against UC Davis (3/7), but did not factor into decision. Allowed three runs - two earned - on four hits while striking out a season-high three batters ... Pitched 3.0 scoreless innings of relief and scattered just two hits in no-decision effort against Auburn in second game of double-header (2/25) ... Suffered loss in first appearance of season after giving up a run and walking only batter faced against North Dakota State (2/18).
Made 14 total appearances, including three starts in mid-week contests ... Made one relief appearance in the 2011 College Station Regional, retiring each batter faced against Seton Hall (6/3) ... Earned a victory in relief against USC (4/30). Pitched 4.2 shutout innings, struck out two, walked one and scattered three hits ... Surrendered two runs on three hits and a walk in second game of double header against California (4/10) ... Suffered the loss in third start of season against Arizona State (4/5). Struck out two, walked one and gave up four runs on four hits in 3.1 innings of work ... Retired only batter faced against Oregon State (4/2) ... Did not factor into decision after pitching 2.1 innings with six runs - five earned - allowed in start against New Mexico. Registered season-high three strikeouts ... Suffered loss after giving up a run on two hits with a walk and a strikeout at Wichita State (3/16) ... Picked up first win of season with a strong five inning performance as starter at UNLV (3/8). Allowed a run on one hit with two strikeouts ... Charged with the loss in relief after allowing five runs on three hits in 1.2 innings against Rice (3/2) ... Made season debut by striking out only batter faced against North Dakota State (2/20).
Appeared in 14 games with two starts ... Pitched 2.0 innings in opening game at Fort Worth Regional against Baylor (6/4). Allowed two runs on two hits and struck out two ... Made start in regular finale at Oregon State (5/30), tossing 2.2 innings of work with just one run allowed. UA went on to win game 3-1 ... Combined to pitch 1.1 innings in two appearances against Stanford (5/22-23). Did not allow a run and tallied one strikeout ... Surrendered three runs in 0.1 innings against Cal State Bakersfield (5/9) ... Allowed two runs - one earned - in 0.1 innings at Arizona State (5/4) ... Pitched 1.1 combined scoreless innings against UCLA (4-24-25) ... Earned a win in relief after allowing one run in 1.0 inning pitched against Washington State (4/18) ... Gave up three runs - two earned - on three hits in appearance against New Mexico (3/24) ... Pitched 0.1 inning against Northern Colorado (3/14) ... Made first career start and earned first pitching victory in 5.0 innings of work against Saint Joseph's (3/10). Allowed just two runs and scattered seven
Graduated from Page High School in Page, Arizona in 2009 ... Earned four varsity letters under coach Chad Kentworthy ... Helped lead school to its first-ever playoff victory ... Named to the all-region first team as a junior and senior, while collecting honorable mention recognition as a sophomore ... As a senior, tallied an 8-3 record with a 1.88 ERA as a starter with 117 strikeouts and a 0.174 opponent batting average ... Earned on victory as a pitcher in the 2008 Connie Mack World Series ... Played basketball all four years at Page, earning three varsity letters.
Born in 1990 in Page, Arizona, ... Son of Raymond Littleman and Mae Curley ... One of five siblings, including sister Tiffany and brothers Craig, Ramon, Anthony and KC ... Brother, Craig, played baseball for Phoenix College ... Hobbies include playing golf and basketball ... Listens to native American songs before games ... Favorite professional sports teams include the Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks and Arizona Cardinals ... Rooms with teammates Augey Bill and Tyler Hale ... Is enrolled in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences with a major in agribusiness economics and management with a business administration minor.