TITANS `09: Was a role player to begin 2009 before permanently becoming the starting third baseman on Apr. 19 against Pacific Played in 46 of the Titans' 63 games and made 30 starts (one at second base, two in left field and 27 at third base) His .371 batting average was the second best on the team Picked up his first Div. I hit and RBI on Feb. 28 vs. Stanford Picked up his first Div. I extra-base hit, a double, on Apr. 7 against Loyola Marymount Of his 46 hits, just five went for extra bases - all doubles Had three hits in five of the 13 multi-hit games of the year Had five multi-RBI games including his May 31 performance driving in a season-best 3 runs against Utah in the Fullerton Regional Had a 12-game hitting streak (third longest on the team) from Apr. 29 to May 19 when he hit .413 (19-for-49) with seven RBI and eight runs scored Wrapped up 2009 by hitting in each of his last seven games (the entire postseason) , going 14-for-30 (.467) with two doubles, nine RBI, nine runs scored and six stolen bases Was named to the Fullerton Regional All-Tournament Team after hitting .500 (7-for-14) with 7 RBI and a pair of stolen bases in three games against Utah and Gonzaga.
OXNARD COLLEGE/ SALT LAKE CC: Played one season for Head Coach Jon Larson at Oxnard College in Ventura County Hit .374 (46-for-123) for the Condors in 2007 Collected three doubles, 27 RBI and eight stolen bases in 27 games Hit .204 in 52 games for Salt Lake Community College under Head Coach DG Nelson Collected 34 hits and drove in 22 while stealing nine bases for the Bruins in 2006.
CAMARILLO HS: Was a two-time letterwinner (2004, 2005) for Head Coach Richard Jacquez at Camarillo High School in Camarillo, Calif. Was the team captain, shortstop and leadoff hitter in 2005, leading the Scorpions to the CIF quarter finals by hitting .311 with 2 home runs and 17 RBI Was named to the All-Pacific View League First Team in 2005 Hit .315 and drove in 26 in 2004 en route to a second-team all-league honor Also lettered in football Was on the dean's list all four years of high school.
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 18, 1986, in Camarillo, Calif. Parents are Al and Claire Siddons Has an older sister (Irene) Full name is Joseph Alan Siddons Majoring in sociology Played with Minnesota's Delmon Young in high school Models his game after Seattle Mariners infielder Chone Figgins Favorites include: Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington (actor), "Green Street Hooligans" and "Rocky III" (movies), Jason Aldean and Eric Church (musical artists), "The Da Vinci Code" (book), grilling, going to Disneyland and fishing (hobbies), Los Angeles Dodgers (team), mapquest.com (website).
SIDDONS' DIV. I CAREER HIGH
At Bats: 5, 4 times, last on May 31, 2009 vs. Utah
Runs: 3, May 3, 2009 vs. UC Santa Barbara
Hits:3, 5 times, last on May 29, 2009 vs. Utah
RBI: 3, May 31, 2009 vs. Utah
Doubles:1, 5 times, last on June 13, 2009 vs. Arkansas
Stolen Bases:2, 2 times, last on June 6, 2009 vs. Louisville