TITANS `08: Played in 19 games for the Titansmaking two starts in the infield Picked up his first careerhit (double) and run in his Titan debut Feb. 24 at TCU Scored six of his seven total runs coming off the bench as a pinchrunner Notched his first collegiate RBI on Feb. 29 atStanford with a run-producing groundout Was perfectdefensively in 14 touches of the ball.
SADDLEBACK COLLEGE: Played two seasons for theGauchos under Head Coach Jack Hodges Was 10-for-40 in 21games as a freshman in 2006 Earned second-team All-OrangeEmpire recognition as a sophomore Hit .388 (57-for-147),collected six doubles and 21 stolen bases in 23 chances, and ledSaddleback with a .500 on-base percentage in 2007.
BALDWIN HS: Played four years of varsitybaseball at Baldwin High School in Wailuku, Hawaii (the same highschool that former Titan catcher Kurt Suzuki attended) UnderCoaches Kahai Shishido and John Viela he was a three-time,first-team All-Maui I League selection and earned a spot on theall-state second team his senior year Also played football,earning all-state honors for the Bears.
PERSONAL: Born July 11, 1986, on Maui, Hawaii Parents are Lloyd and Tanya Shima Has a youngerbrother (Shaun) and an older sister (Talia) Full name isShevis Kazuro Keoni Shima Majoring in communications Models his game after the Mets' Jose Reyes Played baseballwith former Titan standout Kurt Suzuki in high school in Hawaii andPhiladelphia's Shane Victorino in the Maui Open League Favorites include: San Diego Padres (team), Denzel Washington,Megan Fox (actors), Bad Boys 2, Training Day, Man On Fire (movies),Mental Side of Sports (book), Ekolu, Fiji, Inna Vision (musicalartists), surfing, fishing (hobbies), facebook.com, mlb.com,myspace.com (websites).
SHIMA'S CAREER HIGHS
At Bats - 5, Feb. 29, 2008 at Stanford
Runs - 1 (7 times), Last on May 10, 2008 vs. Cal Poly
Hits - 1, Feb. 24, 2008 at TCU
RBI - 1, Feb. 29, 2008 at Stanford
Doubles - 1, Feb. 24, 2008 at TCU
Stolen Bases - 1, Feb. 24, 2008 at TCU