|High School:||El Dorado, Calif.|
TITANS `05: Was granted a redshirt season.
TITANS `04: Appeared in 28 games, making two starts Hit .231 (3-for-13) on the season with 10 runs scored and an RBI Scored runs in his final three games of the year - all in the postseason.
TITANS `03: Served as a reserve outfielder (and pinch runner) for the Titans, starting 10 times Got the start in center field (for an injured Kyle Boyer) in the Super Regionals vs. Arizona State on June 7 Hadmultiple hits in his first two games of the season, but not again Had hits in his first six at bats of the season Had his first career extra-base hit -a triple -and drove in a career-high, tying three runs at UNLV on Feb. 14 In just his second career start vs. Stanford on Feb. 1, he was 4-for-4, including RBI singles in his final three at-bats and had an outfield assist as well Laid down a sac bunt in the Titans' ninth-inning rally vs. Tulane on Feb. 28 Went 1-for-2 with an RBI and scored a run in a start vs. UCLA on Mar. 2 Got the start against USC at Edison Field on May 5.
TITANS `02: Was one of the best reserves on the squad as a freshman Appeared in 15 games and started once Batted .500 (5-for-10) and scored six runs while driving in a pair Picked up a hit in his first collegiate at-bat at Stanford Scored three runs against Vanguard.
EL DORADO H.S.: Was a four-year letterman at El Dorado H.S. in Placentia, Calif., where he played for Coaches Steve Gullotti and Matt Stine Was selected the CIF Division III and Empire League Player of the Year as a senior, while also earning all-county honors Batted .498 with three homers, 23 RBI, and 19 stolen bases Batted .464 as a junior, with six homers and 24 RBI and was a first-team all-league pick Helped El Dorado to a combined record of 86-31, three Empire League titles, and two CIF titles in his four seasons Played three years of football Was a scholar-athlete his senior season.
PERSONAL: Born on May 2, 1982, in La Mirada, Calif. Parents are Joe and Debbie Turgeon Full name is Joe Phillip-Koa Turgeon Has an older sister (Lani) Majoring in kinesiology Pierre is his nickname Biggest sports thrill was the NCAA National Championship run Would have liked to meet Mickey Mantle Says he chose Fullerton because he wanted to win Would like to see Miami added to the schedule Best advice to kids is to "love the ones who love you" His favorite food is Sushi Pia Favorites include: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (team), Cal Ripken, Jr. (player), The Sandlot (movie), Will Ferrell (actor), Angelina Jolie (actress), The Simpsons (TV show).