US NATIONAL TEAM `08: Was one of three Titans(along with Christian Colon and Jared Clark) to play a key roll forthe 2008 Team USA squad that finished a perfect 24-0 en route tothe FISU World Championship gold medal in the Czech Republic Posted the second-best batting average on the team at .299, andalong with Colon, collected the most hits on the squad with 26 Blasted a pair of home runs, hit a team-leading six doubles,tallied 15 RBI and stole two bases while playing all three outfieldpositions.
TITANS `08: Was named to the All-Big WestConference Second Team as the Titans' everyday centerfielder Started 62 of the Titans' 63 games Set career highs in mostevery offensive category including leading the team in hits (90)and total bases (139) Had the second longest hitting streakof the year for Fullerton, posting a 10-gamer from Feb. 24 to Mar.9, when he hit .465 (20-for-43) with seven doubles, a home run andsix RBI; also had two six-game hitting streaks in 2008 Hitin 21 of the first 25 games of 2008, good for a .411 battingaverage Led the squad with 20 multi-hit games, collectingthree hits on seven occasions and a career-high four hits, threetimes Had 12 multi-RBI efforts driving in two runs on 10occasions and tied his career-high twice with three RBI in a game Stole a career high 17 bases in 23 attempts, and swiped apair of bags on two occasions (Feb. 22 at TCU and Apr. 6 at UCIrvine). Ranked 2nd in the Big West Conference in runs scored (62),3rd in hits (90), 3rd in doubles (20), 6th in triples (4), 2nd intotal bases (139), 9th in stolen bases (17) and 1st in plateappearances (301) and at bats (269).
TITANS `07: Started off as a platoonoutfielder, but ended up as the everyday left fielder afterblossoming into one of the team's best hitters Played in 56of the team's 63 games, making 39 starts (38 in left, one incenter) Picked up his first career hit in his first officialat bat (was HBP in first plate appearance) on Feb. 2 vs. Stanford Did not pick up his first career RBI until Mar. 11 at EastCarolina with a 3-for-4, 2 RBI effort Hit his first careerhome run on May 8 at home vs. Loyola Marymount Had 14multi-hit games, and five times picked up a season-best three hits Posted nine multi-RBI efforts, three of which he talliedthree runs driven in Had a seven-game hitting streak fromMay 2 to May 12 when he went 13-for-26 (.500) with seven RBI and 8runs scored Was 6-for-12 with a home run and 3 RBI in theSan Diego Regional, earning him all-tournament honors Threwout UC Irvine's potential winning run with one out in the bottom of13th inning in the longest game in College World Series History(5:40) to hold off the Titans' elimination for one more batter Was 9-for-32 (.281) in the Titans' seven postseasongames.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA HS: Was a three-year lettermanfor Head Coach Sean Sullivan at Rancho Cucamonga High School inRancho Cucamonga, Calif. Was a three-time All-BaselineLeague first-teamer, posting a career .388 batting average withseven wins and 101 strikeouts from the mound Helped theCougars win the Baseline League championship in 2004, hitting .348with a home run and 23 RBI Received All-Inland Valleyrecognition his junior season (2005) when he hit .392 with a pairof home runs, 11 RBI and nine stolen bases for the Cougar offense,while collecting two wins and 48 strikeouts in 33.2 innings on themound Put up his best numbers his senior year (2006) hitting.430 with seven home runs and 23 RBI while collecting three winsand 45 strikeouts in 46.1 innings from the hill Earnedfirst-team All-CIF recognition in 2006 as well as being named tothe All-Inland Valley team for a second time Was also athree-year varsity football letterman earning league MVP honors hissenior season.
PERSONAL: Born on March 24, 1988, in Pomona,Calif. Parents are Robert and Juliette Fellhauer Fullname is Josh Nicholas Fellhauer Nickname is Felly Hasone older brother (Justin) Majoring in American Studies His favorite sports thrill was throwing out UC Irvine'sTaylor Holiday (the winning run) at home plate in the bottom of the13th inning at the College World Series Comes from goodbaseball genes: His grandfather, Richard, pitched for the St. LouisBrowns and his father, Robert, was a 6th round draft pick by theA's as a shortstop Favorites include: 300, The Dark Knightand Step Brothers (movies), Boston, Lil Wayne, Kanye West (musicalartists), The DaVinci Code (book), facebook.com andbaseballamerica.com (websites), Heath Ledger and Johnny Depp(actors), bowling, golfing (hobbies), Boston Red Sox (team).
FELLHAUER'S CAREER HIGHS
At Bats - 7, June 18, 2007 vs. UC Irvine
Runs - 4, Mar. 9, 2008 vs. Southern Miss
Hits - 4 (3 times), Last on May 16, 2008 vs. San Diego State
RBI - 3 (5 times), Last on Apr. 4, 2008 at UC Irvine
Home Runs - 1 (10 times), Last on May 25, 2008 at Long BeachState
Doubles - 2 (5 times), Last on May 2, 2008 at UC SantaBarbara
Stolen Bases - 2 (3 times), Last on Apr. 6, 2008 at UCIrvine