Will get shot at everyday job at second base ... Good experience and has shown solid offensive skills for a middle infielder.
Season: Appeared in 34 games, making 18 starts at second base and as a designated hitter ... Hit .329 on the season and scored 13 runs while driving in 23 runs ... Tallied a .415 on-base percentage and .500 slugging percentage ... Coral Gables Super Regional (June 6-8): Started first two games at designated hitter, and finished series going 2-for-4 at the plate with an RBI ... Utah Valley State (May 9-11): Started opening game at designated hitter and went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI in game ... California (May 2-4): Came on as a pinch hitter in final game of series, going 2-for-3 with a run scored and tied career high with five RBI ... at Arizona State (March 18): Went 2-for-4 at the plate and scored a run and drove in two ... Cal State Fullerton (March14-16): Went 3-for-3 with two triples, a double, two RBI and a run scored in second game of series ... UNLV (March 4-5): Made first start of year at second base in second game of mid-week series. Went 3-for-4 at the plate with a double, a triple, two runs scored and a career high five RBI.
Appeared in 28 games, making nine starts ... Batted .179 with five runs scored.
Graduated from Canyon Del Oro High School in Tucson, Ariz., in 2006 ... Earned three varsity letters in baseball for head coach Len Anderson ... Team captain his senior season ... Three-time all-region honoree (soph.-sr. years) ... First team All-Southern Arizona selection his junior and senior seasons ... Honorable mention Louisville Slugger High School All-America ... Holds CDO records for hits in a single season and in a career ... Also earned two varsity letters in football ... Named first team all-city as a safety.
Member of the Arizona Sunbelt teams after his junior and season years ... Team won the Sunbelt championship in 2006 ... Participated at the 2005 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.
Full name: Michael Jay Weldon ... Born 8/22/87 in Tucson, Ariz. ... Son of Mike and Theresa Weldon ... Has one sister; Lindsey ... Is a family studies and human development major.