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  Jason Dabbs

Jason Dabbs

Player Profile

Yucaipa, Calif.

High School:
Yucaipa HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185







In a season that ended prematurely due to injury, Jason Dabbs competed in 28 games, starting on seven occasions ... finished with one double, eight hits, and scored five runs in his 45 at-bats ...went 1-for-2 as a pinch-hitter vs. Bethune-Cookman (2/19) ... batted 2-for-4 and hit his first double of the season at San Diego (2/23) ... Dabbs went 1-for-1 at LMU (3/12) ... had an at-bat vs. UNLV (3/16) and at Seattle (3/20 Gm. 1) ... had two at-bats at Seattle (3/21) ... hit his first home run of the season and drove in a season-high two RBIs vs. Sacramento State (3/27) ... drove in a run at Cal State Bakersfield (4/9) ... scored a run vs. Cal State Bakersfield (4/11) ... had a hit and stole a base at Pacific (4/25).


Started his first game of the season at shortstop and hit one double vs. Texas Tech (2/27) ... drove in his first run of the season vs. Texas Tech (2/28) ... drove in one RBI in back-to-back games vs. Columbia (3/20 and 3/21) hit 3-for-5 with a double, RBI, and scored a run vs. UCSB (3/27) ... drove in another two RBI's vs. UCSB (3/29) ... drove in two runs and hit his first home run of the season at Cal Poly (4/3) ... drove in another two runs at USC (4/7) ... finished 3-for-4 against Cal State Fullerton (4/10) ... tied his career high with five hits and three RBI's vs. Pepperdine (4/21) ... went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI, and run scored at UNLV (4/28) ... collected two hits, one RBI, and scored a run at UC Irvine (5/2) ... drove in a run vs. USC (5/10) ... collected two hits and one RBI vs. Pacific (5/15) ... went 2-for-3 at UC Davis (5/22) ... finished the game batting 2-for-4 with one RBI and run scored at UC Davis (5/24).


Dabbs started in 19 of the 25 games he appeared in, hit .290 with 20 hits, five doubles, and nine RBI's, and was one of only two position players who did not ground into a double play last season ... collected two hits and two RBI's vs. LaSalle (3/1) and Southern Mississippi (3/14).


Dabbs started the season as a reserve infielder but emerged as the starting shortstop on Mar. 5 at Loyola Marymount ... tied for second on the team with three home runs ... had a Matador season-high five hits on Feb. 17 vs. Washington State, going 5-for-5 with two runs scored, four RBI's, a double and a home run ... went 2-for-5 with a double, a home run, and four RBI at Loyola Marymount on Mar. 6 ... went 2-for-3 with three RBI vs. Cal State Fullerton on Apr. 1 ... pieced together a five-game hitting streak from Mar. 4 to Mar. 11 ... ended the season fifth on the team with five multi-RBI games.


A two-sport athlete for the Thunderbirds, Dabbs also earned three letters with the basketball team ... earned first-team All-Citrus Belt honors as a senior and second-team as a junior ... also earned All-County honors as a junior and senior ... helped lead his squad to a league championship and CIF Finals berth ... graduated with a 3.3 GPA.


Born January 15, 1988 in Yucaipa, Calif. ... parents are Shelley and Terry Dabbs ... favorites include actor Will Ferrell, the TV show "Seinfeld", and Mexican food ... greatest moment in sports was the "Little League World Series" ... likes to play X-Box, sleep, and watch TV when he has time to relax ... likes the Yankees and their star shortstop Derek Jeter ... advice to young people is "enjoy being young" ... says that Yankee games always make him smile ... major is Economics.