2009 Second-Team All-Summit League
2009 Summit League All-Tournament Team
Served as ORU’s No. 4 outfielder … appeared in 54 games with 29 starts … batted .276 with four home runs and 15 RBI … also stole nine bases in 11 attempts … started season’s first 13 games as Nick Baligod and Joey Winiecki recovered from off-season surgeries … started strong, hitting .333 in the first nine games … capped season with a memorable walk-off solo home run against Cal in an NCAA Regional victory (June 5) …belted a pair of home runs as part of a 4-for-6, 4-RBI effort against North Dakota (March 28) … went 2-for-4 with three runs and three RBI at IPFW (April 30).
Named to All-Summit League Second Team... batted .330 in 47 games with 45 starts... led the team in runs (63), on-base percentage (.460) and stolen bases (13-of-16)... tallied 13 doubles, five home runs and 33 RBI... drew 32 walks on the season... batted .423 in conference play with seven doubles, three homers and 21 RBI... named to the Summit League All-Tournament Team after going 3-for-7 with seven runs scored and four walks... posted first-career four-hit game against Oakland on May 10 with a double, homer, two RBI and four runs scored... ranked third on the team with 17 multi-hit games... smashed a game-winning two-run homer in ORU’s 12-inning win over Wichita State on March 24... ranked second among all batters with four hits in the Rice Classic, including a homer against Notre Dame.
Prior to ORU
Spent last two seasons at Bakersfield College in Bakersfield, Calif... named first- and second-team all-conference during his two seasons... batted for the cycle in a game... helped lead Bakersfield to regionals.
2006 graduate of Centennial High School in Bakersfield, Calif... named the league MVP... two-time all-area selection... set the single-season and career home run record at Centennial High... helped lead Centennial to the league title in consecutive seasons... also lettered in football.
Son of Ernie and Valerie Garewal... born on May 9, 1988, in Hemet, Calif.