34 Lauren Gagnier
34 Lauren Gagnier
Birth Date: 02/28/1985
Height: 6-2
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Cruz, Calif.
High School: Santa Cruz HS
Position: Pitcher
B/T: R/R
Experience: 2V

TITANS `05: Posted a respectable 3.18 ERA (goodfor sixth on the team) coming out of the bullpen for the Titans in21 appearances • Finished the season tossing 28.1 innings,four of which came from his only start of the season on Apr. 20 vs.USC; he tallied 4 strikeouts in that game matching a career-high• Had a stretch of seven scoreless outings (8 innings) tostart the season • Posted a 3-0 record, picking up victorieson Feb. 5 vs. Stanford, Mar. 1 at San Diego State, and Apr. 3 vs.UC Irvine • His 21 appearances were good for third on thestaff.

TITANS `04: Posted a 2-2 record in 26 inningsboth as a midweek starter and as a reliever • Went fiveinnings three times in his first four appearances • Picked uphis first collegiate win on Feb. 8 vs. UNLV in his second careerstart, going the required five innings while allowing just one runand four Rebel hits • On Feb. 24 vs. Loyola Marymount he wentfive innings, allowing one run on two hits in a losing cause •Posted a 4.50 ERA, good for fifth-best on the team.

SANTA CRUZ H.S.: Earned three letters and was ateammate of former Titan Neil Walton • Compiled a 10-4 recordwith a 1.83 ERA and 122 strikeouts as a senior • Namedall-league and All-CCS • Threw a no-hitter in a 2002 CIFplayoff game against Burlingame.

PERSONAL: Born on February 28, 1985, in SantaCruz, Calif. • Parents are Jean and Martha Gagnier • Fullname is Lauren Joseph Gagnier • His nickname is L.O. •Has a younger brother (Drew) • Says his parents are hisgreatest influences • Majoring in communications • Wouldlike to see Texas added to the Titans' schedule • Likes toplay Texas Hold'em and Playstation 2 in his spare time • Drovefrom Santa Cruz to Omaha without stopping to watch the Titans playin the College World Series in 2003 • Favorites include: LosAngeles Dodgers (team), Wedding Crashers and Old School (movies),Vince Vaughn, Will Ferrell and Jessica Simpson (actors), Sublime,2Pac and 50 Cent (musical artists), Moneyball (book),fullertontitans.com and mlb.com (web sites)