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8   Zack Rivera
Zack Rivera


Tustin, Calif.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 200




Rivera's Blast Not Enough As Dirtbags Fall At UC Irvine

The Dirtbags will close out the season with one final game at 1 p.m. Saturday.


Back-To-Back Homers Not Enough As Dirtbags Fall By A Single Run Again

Michael Hill and Jeff Yamaguchi hit Long Beach State's first back-to-back home runs since 2011.


Complete Effort Successful For Dirtbags In 6-4 Win Over UC Davis

Jake Stassi threw 7.1 innings, striking out four.


Dirtbags Open Series With Big Win Over UC Davis

Long Beach State piled up nine runs on 14 hits in a 9-2 win.


Matadors Drop Long Beach State In First Game Of Big West Action

Ino Patron finishes with a triple and two doubles for the Dirtbags.

Long Beach State (2013):Played in 42 games and started in 32 as a true freshman ... split time between DH and left field ... hit .283 on the year and ranked third on the team with 25 RBIs ... led the team with five sacrifice flies on the year ... did not make an error during his time in the outfield ... drew 12 walks and was hit three times for a .353 on-base percentage ... ended the season with a nine-game hit streak ... hit a pinch hit single at Vanderbilt (2/15) in his first career at-bat ... walked three times against Arizona (2/20) in his first career start ... went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored in the series finale against Seattle (3/3) ... had a pinch hit single and scored a run against Wichita State (3/15) ... had two RBIs without a hit against Cal State Northridge (3/28) with a walk and a sacrifice fly ... drove in at least one run in four consecutive games (3/28-4/14) ... drew a walk to drive in a run against CSUN (3/30) ... had two RBIs against UC Davis (4/12) with a double and a sacrifice fly ... went 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI the next day (4/13) ... went 2-for-4 and scored a run at UC Santa Barbara (4/20) ... hit a double, scored a run and drove in three at UCLA (4/23) ... drove in two runs with a triple against Cal Poly (4/28) ... back-to-back two-hit games at Cal State Fullerton (5/3, 5/4) ... hit a sacrifice fly to drive in a run at CSUF (5/5) ... went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI against Hawaii (5/10) ... started his hit streak with a 1-for-2 performance in the Hawaii finale (5/12) ... had four consecutive one-hit games (5/12-5/18) ... went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs against UC Riverside (5/19) ... smashed a three-run homer at UC Irvine(5/24) as part of a 2-for-4 performance.

Beckman High School:A two-sport athlete at Beckman, playing football and baseball ... A four-year letterwinner in baseball and earned three in football ... An All-CIF selection in both sport as a senior ... Hit .380 with five home runs, 31 RBI and 26 stolen bases while leading Beckman to a CIF championship.

Personal: Born in Huntington Beach, Calif. ... Parents are Rene Rivera and Amy Guthrie ... Also recruited by UC Irvine and LMU ... Majoring in Kinesiology.