AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2009: Led the team with 25 appearances, 23 in relief ... issued just 13 walks in 47-plus innings ... held a 1.42 ERA after his first four college outings, throwing scoreless innings against URI (Feb. 21), Cal (Feb. 25), San Jose State (Feb. 27) and Oregon (Mar. 8) ... made his first start in a midweek game at UC Davis (Mar. 11), lasting 3 1/3 innings and giving up five runs ... rebounded by earning a save in 2 2/3 scoreless innings against Dartmouth (Mar. 21) ... took a loss at Cal (Mar. 25) in his only other start ... worked 4 1/3 innings and struck out six against Hawaii (Apr. 7) ... earned his first collegiate win after 4 2/3 innings of long relief, allowing no runs and just four hits against then-No. 18 Cal Poly (Apr. 14) while also equaling a season-high with six Ks ... finished the year strong, throwing three no-hit, no-run frames against then-No. 18 Cal Poly (May 18).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Utilized a redshirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Led Napa High School to the 2007 Monticello Empire League title as a senior ... went 6-2 with a 1.70 ERA, striking out 62 in 57 innings ... served as team captain for head coach Todd Pridy ... received 2007 All-Monticello Empire League honors - posting six shutouts ... made 79 tackles as a senior on Napa's football team ... was twice named Napa's 'Special Teams Player of the Year.'
PERSONAL: Born in Vallejo, Calif. ... son of Michael and Cindy Westerberg ... has one sister, Cecelia ... his uncle, Nick Westerberg, was a defensive end at Oregon State and was drafted by the Oakland Raiders ... his uncle, Dan Bartel, played basketball at Western Baptist ... cousin, Emily Westerberg, was a power forward at Arizona State and was drafted by the Phoenix Mercury ... enjoys video games, wakeboarding and playing football and basketball ... aspires to start his own business.