|Hometown:||El Dorado Hills, Calif.|
|High School:||Jesuit HS|
JUNIOR (2012): Pitched a gem against Wichita State, going 8.0 IP with four hits, 1 ER, 1 BB, and 7 K’s, settling for a ND … tossed five IP, five hits, 2 ER, 2 BB, and 4 K’s against Illinois-Chicago … started at San Jose State and went 5.2 innings, giving up seven hits, 5 R, 4 ER, and 3 BB … was stellar at Columbia, earning his first win with 8 IP, 5 H, 0 ER, and 7 K’s … recorded 5 IP, 10 H, 4 ER, 3 BB, and 4 K’s in falling to 1-1 … was stingy vs. Saint Mary’s, going six innings with 5 hits, 3 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, and 2 K’s, improving to 2-1.
SOPHOMORE (2011): Appeared in 19 games, starting nine while posting a 6.28 ERA in 76.0 innings…totaled 25 strikeouts...started the opening game of the season at South Carolina, allowing five runs on five hits in 5.2 innings…picked up his first win against Albany, pitching five innings…started his third game at San Jose State on Mar. 4…pitched seven innings against Brown, allowing just one run on four hits to improve to 2-3 on the season…pitched 1.1 innings of relief at Stanford (3/22)…pitched a combined 3.2 innings of relief in two games against LMU, allowing three hits and no runs Apr.8-10…pitched two hitless innings of relief against Cal Poly (4/12)…picked up his third win of the season, tossing three scoreless innings of relief at Saint Mary’s on Apr. 16…pitched one inning against Stanford (4/19)…tossed 4.1 innings at USF, allowing four runs…started his first game since Apr. 2 against Gonzaga on May 1…started at Pepperdine on May 7...recorded one out at UC Davis…pitched four innings in a start vs. San Diego (5/22)…started the final game of the season, pitching four innings while allowing one run on five hits and striking out two batters.
FRESHMAN (2010): Started 7 games for the Broncos as a true freshman … made 18 total appearances pitching 34.2 innings … struck out 22 batters in his freshman campaign … recorded his first collegiate win against Pacific (4/16).
HIGH SCHOOL: Led Sacramento's Jesuit High School to back-to-back Division I state titles in 2008 and 2009 ... winning pitcher in Game One of the state championship series both years ... helped the Marauders earn a national ranking in 2009 ... also ranked No. 1 in the state ... went 8-1 with a 1.89 ERA, allowing just 32 hits in 55+ innings as a senior ... also hit .357 with four homers and 20 RBI ... went 3-0 in the 2009 playoffs - throwing a perfect game ... also turned-in an eight-strikeout effort in Game One of the championship series and hit a three-run homer in Game Two ... twice named an All-Metro player by the Sacramento Bee ... 2009 All-Delta River League First Team ... Sacramento River Cats 2009 All-City baseball team honoree ... played with three other NCAA Division I baseball signees as a senior at Jesuit ... won seven straight games as a junior, going 7-2 with a 1.97 ERA ... pitched into the seventh inning in Game One of the 2008 Division I Championship Series, fanning seven and allowing just two runs ... named Jesuit's 'Pitcher of the Year' in 2008 and 2009 ... threw a no-hitter in the East Cobb Georgia Tournament playoff round in summer ball ... also participated in the Rawlings NorCal World Series in both 2007 and 2008.
PERSONAL: Born August 7, 1991 in Toronto, Canada ... son of Chris and Debra Simon ... older brother, Thain, plays baseball at Santa Clara ... relatives, Thain and Cullen Simon, played hockey for the Detroit Red Wings ... majoring in business ... excellent student, AP scholar with distinction ... aspires to attend law school.