UCLA Baseball BIO
Justin Uribe
Player Profile:
Justin Uribe 1265386
Position: Infield
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Ana, Calif.
High School: Foothill

Helped lead UCLA to three NCAA Regionals (2007, 2008, 2010), two NCAA Super Regionals (2007, 2010) and the Bruins' third-ever appearance at the College World Series in 2010...compiled a .303 batting average, hitting over .280 in each of his four seasons...completed his career with eight home runs, two triples, 29 doubles, 76 RBI and 80 runs in 163 games (139 starts).

Played in 54 games, making 48 starts (46 at first base, two as the designated hitter)...batted .308 with three home runs, six doubles, 27 RBI and 20 runs...posted a .401 on-base percentage...totaled 16 multiple-hit games and five multiple-RBI efforts...moved to first base after having played in the outfield during his first three seasons at UCLA...earned first-team All-Academic Pac-10 honors for the first time in his career...hit safely in each of his first seven games, going 10-for-23 (.435) in that span...went 3-for-5 with one home run, one double, three RBI and one run in UCLA's series-opening win over Nebraska in the first game of a doubleheader (March 5)...went 3-for-4 in the series finale versus Nebraska (March 6)...went 2-for-5 with two RBI and one run at Texas A&M Corpus Christi in the Whataburger College Classic...went 8-for-15 (.533) with three RBI and two runs in a three-game sweep of Oral Roberts (March 19-21)...went 3-for-5 with one run and one hit-by-pitch in the series opener against Oral Roberts (March 19)...went 2-for-6 with one run in the second contest (March 20)...went 3-for-4 with three RBI and one stolen base in the series finale against Oral Roberts (March 21)...went 2-for-3 with one RBI in the Bruins' first Pac-10 game of the year, a 6-5 win in 10 innings against Stanford (April 1)...went 2-for-4 with one double and one run against Arizona State (May 2)...went 2-for-2 in each of UCLA's final two games at Washington (May 8, 9), collecting two RBI and one run in the first of those two contests...went 2-for-2 with two walks, one double, one RBI and two runs in the series opener against USC (May 14)...went 2-for-3 with one run in the series opener at California (May 21)...went 3-for-5 with one solo home run in UCLA's 11-7 win over Cal State Fullerton in Game 2 of the NCAA Super Regionals (June 12)...went 2-for-4 with one double and two runs in UCLA's 11-3 victory against Florida in the Bruins' first game at the College World Series (June 19).

Played in 47 games, making 41 starts (26 in right field, 15 in left)...batted .318, the third-highest average on the team...collected three home runs, 11 doubles, 27 runs and 23 RBI...also finished third on the team with 11 doubles, 48 hits (tied), 21 walks and six hit-by-pitches...ranked fourth on the ballclub with a .414 on-base percentage...totaled 16 multiple-hit games and six multiple-hit efforts...had a season-high three hits in three games...had a string of five consecutive multiple-hit games in the season's final month, going 8-for-15 (.533) from May 3-12...went 3-for-3 with two RBI, two runs and one walk in a 15-2 win over Long Beach State (May 12)...was 4-for-9 in two starts against California - went 2-for-5 with one run on May 8 and was 2-for-4 with one RBI and one walk on May 10...went 2-for-3 with one double, one RBI and one run in a 13-0 victory over Washington (April 18)...was 2-for-4 with a season-high two doubles, one RBI and one run in an 8-3 win against UC Irvine (April 7)...helped lead UCLA to its greatest margin of victory (15 runs) in the all-time series against USC in the series finale (March 23), going 1-for-4 with a grand slam and two runs in a 17-2 victory at Dedeaux Field...scored four runs in three games at East Carolina - went 3-for-4 with one double, three RBI and two runs in the series opener at East Carolina, leading the Bruins to an 8-6 victory (March 13)...went 4-for-7 in the final two games at Oklahoma - was 2-for-3 with one double, two RBI and one run in game two of the series (March 7); went 2-for-4 with one solo homer in the series finale (March 8)...went 2-for-4 with one home run, two RBI and two runs against UC Irvine in the Houston College Classic at Minute Maid Park (March 1).

Played in 18 games, making 17 starts (13 in center field, two in left and two on the mound)...missed the final two months of the season with a left elbow injury (torn UCL), suffered in his second pitching start of the season (at San Diego State, March 25)...at the plate, compiled a .283 batting average, five doubles, eight RBI, 12 runs and a .465 on-base percentage...tallied a season-high three hits in a 3-for-4 effort at Cal State Northridge (Feb. 26), recording three runs, three RBI, one double and one walk...was 2-for-3 in the series opener at Cal Poly (March 13)...went 2-for-2 with three runs against Saint Mary's (March 7)...was 2-for-4 with one double and one run against Southern in the first game of the inaugural Urban Invitational (Feb. 29)...on the mound, recorded his first collegiate victory, tossing one hitless inning in relief in a 13-inning marathon victory against UC Santa Barbara (Feb. 27)...earned the win against Pepperdine (March 11), scattering three hits in five scoreless innings.

2007 (summer)
Played in 38 games for the Eau Claire Express of the Northwoods League...batted .220 (26-for-118), totaling one home run, three doubles, 18 RBI, 15 runs and 19 walks.

Played in 48 games, starting 35 contests (21 in center field, eight in left and six in right)...made three relief pitching appearances...compiled a .285 batting average, collecting seven doubles, two triples, two home runs, 18 RBI and 21 runs...registered 13 multi-hit games, including three three-hit performances...totaled a team-leading .526 average (10-for-19) in the postseason, collecting five doubles, three runs and a .550 on-base percentage after reaching base safely with a hit in each of the five postseason contests...hit 2-for-5 with two runs and one RBI against Miami (Feb. 10)...posted a 2-for-3 effort with two runs, one RBI and his first collegiate home run against Miami (Feb. 11)...finished 2-for-5 with one home run, one double, three RBI and one run against California (May 4)...had a career day in the series opener at Arizona State (May 11), hitting 3-for-4 with three runs and four RBI; finished the game one home run shy of the cycle...hit 3-for-3 in the series opener against Oregon State (May 25)...earned All-Long Beach Regional team honors after hitting .545 (6-for-11) with three runs and two doubles in the Long Beach Regional...hit 3-for-4 with one RBI against Illinois-Chicago (June 2)...finished 2-for-4 with one run in the Bruins' regional clinching victory against Long Beach State (June 3)...hit 2-for-4 in each Super Regional game at Cal State Fullerton...had two doubles in game two against the Titans (June 10).

High School
Three-year varsity letterwinner in baseball for head coach Gary Fishel at Foothill High School...posted a .349 batting average with 14 RBI in 11 games (saw limited action due to an injury)...helped lead Foothill to the CIF-SS Division II Championship with his game-tying three-run home run in the CIF title game against St. Francis High School...captured Student-Athlete of the Year honors his senior year at Foothill, earning a 4.6 GPA...also was ranked the No. 74 player in California by Perfect Game...as a junior, posted a .402 batting average at the plate...also compiled a 6-2 pitching record and 2.10 ERA in 65 innings pitched...boasted a 1.29 ERA in the Sea View League...earned first-team All-CIF accolades...captured Foothill High and Sea View League MVP honors.

Full name: Justin Alejandro Uribe...born September 15, 1987 in Tustin, Calif...Justin is the oldest of Alejandro and Christine Uribe's two children...has one sister, Kaylee...English major and film and television minor.

Career Highs (hitting)
At-bats - 7 vs. Oregon State (4/10/10)
Runs - 3 (three times), last vs. Saint Mary's (3/7/08)
Hits - 3 (12 times), last vs. Cal State Fullerton (6/12/10)
RBI - 4 (twice), last vs. USC (3/23/09)
Doubles - 2 (twice), last vs. UC Irvine (4/7/09)
Triples - 1 (twice), last vs. Oregon State (5/27/07)
Home Runs - 1 (eight times), last vs. Cal State Fullerton (6/12/10)
Stolen Bases - 1 (six times), last vs. LSU (6/5/10)

Career Highs (pitching)
Innings Pitched - 5.0 vs. Pepperdine (3/11/08)
Strikeouts - 2 (twice), last vs. Pepperdine (3/11/08)


2007 Fr. .285 46 35 123 21 35 7 2 2 18 52 .423 16 7 19 1 .395 1 4 0 2
2008 So. .283 16 15 53 12 15 5 0 0 8 20 .377 13 5 9 3 .465 0 0 0 1
2009 Jr. .318 47 41 151 27 48 11 0 3 23 68 .450 21 6 24 7 .414 3 2 3 5
2010 Sr. .308 54 48 172 20 53 6 0 3 27 68 .395 19 9 32 6 .401 2 4 3 4
TOTALS .303 163 139 499 80 151 29 2 8 76 208 .417 69 27 84 17 .411 6 10 6 12


2007 Fr. 27.00 0-1 3 0 0 0 2.0 5 6 6 2 2 2 0 0 13 .455 2 0 0 0 0
2008 So. 1.35 2-0 4 2 0 0 6.2 5 1 1 4 5 0 0 0 30 .192 0 0 0 0 1
TOTALS 7.27 2-1 7 2 0 0 8.2 10 7 7 6 7 2 0 0 43 .270 2 0 0 0 1
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