TITANS `06: Posted just a .224 batting averagein his first season back from shoulder surgery that kept him out agood portion of the 2005 season Started 36 games for theTitans (23 in leftfield replacing injured Danny Dorn, 11 incenterfield and two games as the designated hitter) Entered26 games as a sub to lead the team Had three multi-hitgames, the best of which was a season-best three-hit performance onFeb. 17 against UC Irvine Drove in a season-high two runs ontwo occasions, one on Mar. 25 vs. Long Beach State, the other onMay 7 at UC Santa Barbara Had three outfield assists despitestill recovering from surgery Had a four-game hitting streakfrom Feb. 17 to Feb. 24 when he went 6-for-17 (.353).
TITANS `05: Batted .500 (6-for-12) with a homerun and two RBI in seven games before suffering a season-endingshoulder injury sliding head-first into third base on Feb. 25 atUNLV Made one appearance on the mound Feb. 6 vs. Stanford,giving up one hit in 2 innings of work, while striking out one Was granted a redshirt season.
TITANS `04: Was named a Freshman All-Americanby both Collegiate Baseball and Baseball America for hisoutstanding season Played in 61 of the 69 games, and started36 of the last 37, primarily in centerfield Had 20multiple-hit games, including two four-hit games within two days ofeach other at Pacific. In that series from Apr. 8 to Apr. 10 atPacific, he hit a cool .714 (10-for-14) and scored 5 runs Had an 11-game hitting streak from Apr. 4 - Apr. 24 that saw theTitans go 10-1 over that stretch His .341 average was goodfor fourth on the team and 15th in the Big West Conference and his73 hits placed him just outside the top 10 in the conference Had 7 defensive assists from the outfield Had nine multi-RBIgames including May 9 vs. UC Riverside when he knocked in three Was 5-for-10 (.500) and scored three runs in the SuperRegionals held at Goodwin Field, eliminating Tulane and advancingthe Titans to the College World Series Was a first-teamAll-Big West selection Made only five appearances on themound His best outing came on Apr. 20 vs. UCLA when he wenttwo scoreless innings, striking out two Bruins in a losingeffort.
MISSION VIEJO HS: Lettered two years for CoachChris Ashbach as a center fielder and pitcher Earnedfirst-team All-South Coast League honors as a junior after hitting.451 and stealing 15 bases Hit .456 with 14 stolen bases hissenior year and went 3-2 with a 3.05 ERA on the mound Namedsecond-team All-CIF, second-team All-Orange County and first-teamall-league as a senior Also earned two letters for CIFDivision II football championship teams.
PERSONAL: Born on August 8, 1985, in NewportBeach, Calif. Parents are Randall Hardman and KimberlySarnecky Full name is Clark Randall Hardman Has twosiblings (Kelli and teammate, Kyle) Lists Jesus Christ andhis grandpa as his influences Majoring in business Would like to see Arizona State, Miami or LSU added to the Titans'schedule Lists poker and wakeboarding as activities heenjoys when he is away from the yard Chose Fullerton becauseof the coaches and the school's baseball reputation Winningthe College World Series has been his greatest sportsaccomplishment Favorites include: Los Angeles Angels ofAnaheim (team), Jim Edmonds (player), The Sandlot (movie), homemadetacos (food), Will Smith (actor), Tara Reid (actress), Wooden(book) and espn.com (web site).