|Hometown:||Foster City, Calif.|
|High School:||St. Francis|
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2005: Redshirted the season.
HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION: A 2004 graduate of St. Francis High School in Mountain View, Calif. ... a three-sport athlete for the Lancers, playing baseball, football, and basketball ... played baseball for coaches Mike Mitchell and Chris Bradford ... St. Francis team was ranked No. 1 in the nation at one point ... ended high school career with 19-0 record ... was named MVP of the Wilcox Tournament ... earned Coaches Award three times in baseball and football ... football team won Central Coast Section Division III championship ... volunteered for the Association of Catholic Student Councils.
PERSONAL DATA: Born April 3, 1986 in Redwood City, Calif. ... son of Tom and Joan Biniek ... sister Becky (SCU '04) was an All-WCC volleyball player at Santa Clara ... majoring in Biology.