|Hometown:||San Gabriel, Calif.|
|High School:||Arcadia HS|
|Previous College:||Loyola Marymount|
BRIEFLY: Joined the Titans last season after three years at Loyola Marymount The versatile middle infielder will likely be a defensive replacement behind Blake Davis, Neil Walton and Justin Turner Can play the Titan "total offense," meaning he executes consistently, bunts well and sprays the ball.
TITANS `04: Hit .250 in limited action entering primarily as a pinch runner or a late-inning defensive replacement Started in 6 of his 23 games played Had only one multiple-RBI game when he hit his only home run on Mar. 20 vs. Fresno State with a man aboard Had a three-game hitting streak from Mar. 20-24. Had almost as many walks (5) as hits (6) in 34 plate appearances.
LOYOLA MARYMOUNT: Participated three years for Coach Frank Cruz at Loyola Marymount Played in 40 games as a freshman in 2001, starting 29 times (16 at shortstop, nine at third base and four at second base) Batted .253 with nine RBI Went 2-for-3 with a career-high three RBI vs. Cal State Fullerton on April 17, 2001 Batted .074 in limited action (28 games and five starts) in 2002 Granted a medical redshirt in 2003 after suffering a shoulder injury.
ARCADIA H.S.: Was a three-year letterman in baseball and two-year letter winner in football Earned three-time All-Pacific League and All-San Gabriel Valley honors and was an All-CIF selection both his junior and senior years Combined on a no-hitter versus Hoover H.S. his senior year Also garnered All-San Gabriel Valley honors in football.
PERSONAL: Born on October 14, 1981, in Fullerton, Calif. Parents are Richard and Judith Carroll Has two younger brothers (Erik and Patrick) Majoring in sociology Says his mother has been the greatest influence on his life Says winning last year's College World Series is his greatest sports thrill Chose to attend Fullerton because of the rich baseball history Would like to see Miami added to the Titan baseball schedule Full name is Mark Anthony Carroll Favorites ... Oakland Raiders (team), Michael Vick (player) Scarface and Training Day (movies), Mike Epps and Will Smith (actors), Wild Boys (TV show), pizza and sushi (food).