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Chris Goodman
Chris Goodman


Benson, Ariz.

High School:
Benson Union

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175



Summer 2002: Played for the Brainerd (Minn.) Mighty Gulls in the Northwoods League ... Garnered All-Star and All-League honors ... Went 7-1 with a 2.08 ERA ... Had a perfect game going through eight innings of the North Division Championship game.

Arizona 2002: Verizon Academic All-District VIII ... First team Academic All-Pac-10 ... Long reliever and starter made 21 appearances, three of which were starts ... Earned a team-high four victories out of the bullpen in 2002 ... Tallied his fourth win of the season with three innings of relief against Washington State. Surrendered just two hits while striking out three ... Picked up his third win of the season with four innings work at California (4/13) ... Shut down a potent Stanford offense with 4.2 innings of work (4/7). Picked up the win in the come-from-behind 15-13 victory. Gave up just one run on four hits while striking out three ... Tossed four scoreless innings in two appearances at Long Beach State ... Did not earn a decision in start against UC Irvine (2/24), gave up only one earned run over five innings against the Anteaters ... Worked two innings of relief against New Mexico (1/26), Utah (2/1) and San Diego State (2/9) ... Went six strong innings against Southern Utah in his first start of the season. Struck out five and walked only one in the 10-1 Arizona victory.

Arizona 2001: Appeared in 17 games, making 13 starts and four relief appearances ... Tossed 4.2 perfect innings before surrendering a single against TAMU-CC (4/14) ... Combined with former teammate Jason Martinez for a three-hit shutout win in the game ... Scattered five hits in seven innings against St. Francis (N.Y.) ... Tossed five innings of six hit, no run ball against New Mexico with six strikeouts to earn second career win ... Earned first career victory with 5.1 innings of relief against Hawaii-Hilo (1/18) in which he gave up no runs and only three hits ... Mary Roby Academic Award winner with a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Summer 2000: Competed for Arizona in the Sunbelt Classic... Starting pitcher in two victories against Ohio.

High School: Graduated from Benson Union High School in Benson, Ariz. where he played for Coach Whitney Holland... Earned four letters as a pitcher and middle infielder... Team captain junior and senior seasons... Three-time most valuable (1998-2000)... All-conference honorable mention as a freshman... Three-time first team all-conference... Two-time first team all-state (1999 and 2000)... Batted .539 with nine home runs as a senior... Posted a 0.59 earned run average with 67 strikeouts and a 10-1 record in senior season... Also earned three letters playing basketball under Coaches James Diggers and J.T. Merrill... Team captain junior and senior seasons... Team most valuable player and first-team all-conference his senior year as point guard and shooting guard... Most improved player and second team all-conference junior year... Salutatorian junior and senior year.

Personal: Full name: Christopher Lyn Goodman ...Born: 11/9/81 in Tucson... Son of Ron and Debbie Goodman... Major: Business ... Listed by Collegiate Baseball as one of the top draft prospects in Arizona for the 2000 draft.