Played in 28 games, making 10 starts as the designated hitter...batted .293, going 12-for-41, with three doubles, five RBI and three runs...drew 15 walks, compiling a .354 on-base percentage...was among the team's most effective pinch-hitters, going 6-for-16 (.375) in that role...had a season-high two hits in UCLA's 7-6 win at Georgia (March 10), going 2-for-4 with one double and one run...went 1-for-1, scoring one run after a key pinch-hit single in a ninth-inning rally at Oregon State (April 22)...went 1-for-2 with one RBI in UCLA's 7-2 series-opening victory at California.
Three-year varsity baseball letterwinner at Amador Valley High School under head coach Lou Cesario...appeared in the Connie Mack World Series in 2009 and 2011...won the home run derby at the 2011 Connie Mack World Series...batted .462 with four homers, three triples, 26 RBI, 26 runs and 30 walks as a junior (2010)...secured East Bay Athletic League MVP honors as a junior, posting a .609 on-base percentage that year...earned "triple crown" honors in the East Bay Athletic League as a junior (batting average, home runs, RBI)...helped lead Amador Valley to its first-ever CIF North Coast Section title in 2010...played for the Milwaukee Brewers White Team at the 2010 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif....competed in the Connie Mack League for the Danville Hoots Baseball Club.
Full name: Chris Charles Keck...born Sept. 2, 1992 in Castro Valley, Calif...Chris is the youngest of Paul and Cynthia Keck's four children...has two older brothers, Paul and Willie, and one older sister, Candace...admires Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Josh Hamilton...History major.
At-bats - 4 (twice), last vs. Oregon (4/6/12)
Runs - 1 (three times), last at Oregon State (4/22/12)
Hits - 2 at Georgia (3/9/12)
RBI - 1 (five times), last vs. Creighton (6/3/12)
Doubles - 1 (three times), last at Utah (3/30/12)