TITANS `08: Played in 19 games for the Titans making two starts in the infield Picked up his first career hit (double) and run in his Titan debut Feb. 24 at TCU Scored six of his seven total runs coming off the bench as a pinch runner Notched his first collegiate RBI on Feb. 29 at Stanford with a run-producing groundout Was perfect defensively in 14 touches of the ball.
SADDLEBACK COLLEGE: Played two seasons for the Gauchos under Head Coach Jack Hodges Was 10-for-40 in 21 games as a freshman in 2006 Earned second-team All-Orange Empire recognition as a sophomore Hit .388 (57-for-147), collected six doubles and 21 stolen bases in 23 chances, and led Saddleback with a .500 on-base percentage in 2007.
BALDWIN HS: Played four years of varsity baseball at Baldwin High School in Wailuku, Hawaii (the same high school that former Titan catcher Kurt Suzuki attended) Under Coaches Kahai Shishido and John Viela he was a three-time, first-team All-Maui I League selection and earned a spot on the all-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 younger brother (Shaun) and an older sister (Talia) Full name is Shevis Kazuro Keoni Shima Majoring in communications Models his game after the Mets' Jose Reyes Played baseball with former Titan standout Kurt Suzuki in high school in Hawaii and Philadelphia'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 (musical artists), 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