Joel Staples

Joel Staples

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Ridgefield, WA

High School:
Skyview HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
INF

Experience:
2L

2007: Played in and started 38 games before missing the rest of his sophomore season due to injury...was named WCC Player of the Week on Feb. 27...batted .311 with a team-leading six home runs and 35 RBI...tallied 28 runs, 10 doubles and two triples...78 total bases ranked second on the team...slugged a team-leading .527...tallied 13 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games...had a 13-game hitting streak...batted 3-for-5 in series opener vs. SJSU with three RBIs...batted 2-for-4 with 3 runs, 3 RBI and a home run against UVS on 2/17...batted 4-for-6 with 4 RBI and two runs at Nevada on 2/20...recorded two RBI in a win against No. 9-ranked Oregon St...tallied two hits and 3 RBI with a home run at Sacramento St. on 2/24...batted 3-for-4 with a run and RBI against Columbia on 3/3...smashed two home runs and drove in 5 on three hits 3/18 vs. SUU...batted 2-for-4 with 2 runs on 4/1 at #10 PEP...recorded two hits with a RBI vs. USD on 4/7...batted 2-for-5 with 2-run triple at SJSU on 4/10...batted 1-for-3 with a RBI vs. LMU on 4/13.

2006: Played in 49 games with 46 starts in his first season in a Gaels uniform...was named to the WCC Second-Team and freshman-team...finished the season with a .279 avg. 23 RBIs, eight doubles, 18 walks and four home runs...led the team and West Coast Conference with five triples...batted .286 during WCC play with three home runs and 13 RBIs...best performances came against Southern Utah when he batted 2-for-5 with a run, two RBIs and two triples...against Portland he went 2-for-6 with two runs, four RBIs and two home runs...against Patten University when he went 2-for-3 with three runs, two RBIs, a walk and a double.

High School: Prepped at Skyview Valley High School in Vancouver, WA where he lettered two years in baseball...posted a .385 batting average his senior season...tallied one home run, 21 RBI, seven doubles and three triples...led his team to a second place finish at the IBC National Tournament...named to the second-team GSHL...two time Gold Glove winner at Skyview High School...was a back-to-back gold glove winner in the Babe Ruth League...led his team to a Babe Ruth World Series appearance...was also recruited by Washington State, Concordia and Gonzaga.

#31 STAPLES, Joel - 49 games (All games)

Date Opponent GS AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR BB IBB SB CS HBP SAC SF GDP K PO A E Avg

Feb 07, 2006 Sacramento State 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 Feb 11, 2006 Wisconsin-Milwaukee-1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000 Feb 11, 2006 Wisconsin-Milwaukee-2 * 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 .000 Feb 17, 2006 at Sacramento State 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 Feb 18, 2006 Sacramento State * 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .143 Feb 19, 2006 at Sacramento State * 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .273 Feb 21, 2006 San Jose State * 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 Feb 24, 2006 vs North Dakota State * 4 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .421 Feb 25, 2006 vs Bringham Young * 5 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 .417 Feb 26, 2006 vs Oregon State * 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .407 Feb 28, 2006 at Pacific Tigers * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .355 Mar 04, 2006 Georgetown-1 * 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 Mar 04, 2006 Georgetown-2 * 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .324 Mar 05, 2006 Georgetown * 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .359 Mar 10, 2006 Northern Illinois * 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 Mar 11, 2006 Northern Illinois * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .304 Mar 14, 2006 at California * 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .306 Mar 17, 2006 at Southern Utah * 5 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .315 Mar 18, 2006 at Southern Utah * 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .298 Mar 19, 2006 at Southern Utah * 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .279 Mar 24, 2006 Utah * 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .270 Mar 25, 2006 Utah * 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 Mar 26, 2006 Utah * 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .292 Mar 31, 2006 at San Diego * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .276 Apr 01, 2006 at San Diego * 5 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .284 Apr 02, 2006 at San Diego * 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .294 Apr 07, 2006 at LMU * 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .278 Apr 08, 2006 at LMU * 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .277 Apr 09, 2006 at LMU * 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 Apr 15, 2006 Gonzaga-1 * 4 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 Apr 15, 2006 Gonzaga-2 * 4 2 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 Apr 17, 2006 Gonzaga * 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 Apr 18, 2006 Bethany College-1 * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 5 0 .298 Apr 18, 2006 Bethany College-2 * 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .293 Apr 21, 2006 at Portland * 6 2 2 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .295 Apr 22, 2006 at Portland * 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 Apr 23, 2006 at Portland * 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 Apr 28, 2006 at Santa Clara Broncos * 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .299 Apr 29, 2006 at Santa Clara Broncos * 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .304 Apr 30, 2006 at Santa Clara Broncos * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .296 May 02, 2006 California * 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 .288 May 05, 2006 San Francisco * 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .280 May 06, 2006 San Francisco * 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .279 May 07, 2006 San Francisco * 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .278 May 09, 2006 Patten University-1 * 3 3 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .286 May 09, 2006 Patten University-2 * 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .287 May 12, 2006 Pepperdine * 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 .281 May 13, 2006 Pepperdine * 4 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .281 May 14, 2006 Pepperdine * 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .279

Totals 46 172 31 48 23 8 5 4 18 0 3 2 3 0 1 2 45 13 19 3 .279