29 Lucas Whitehill
29 Lucas Whitehill
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA
High School: Mira Costa
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R

2013: Started four games and made eight appearances in relief … finished with a 1-1 record and a 3.94 earned run average … posted 26 strikeouts in 32 innings pitched … lead the team with a 1.96 ERA during conference play, allowing just four earned runs in 18 innings … pitched eight scoreless innings against Harvard (4/21/13) to earn the win. 

2012: Appeared in nine games and made four starts during his sophomore season…Struck out eight batters in 17.2 innings pitched…In Ivy League play, he posted a 5.87 ERA and held opponents to a .200 batting average.

2011: Made seven appearances and three pitching starts…Struck out eight batters in 11.2 innings.

Before Brown: A two-sport athlete at Mira Costa High School, he earned one letter on the basketball team and two letters as a pitcher and first baseman for the baseball team…During his senior year, he led his team to a Bay League Championship and the semi-finals of California’s Southern Section Division II…Was named Team and Bay League MVP…A first team All-Area and All-CIF selection…Posted a .404 batting average, tallying 10 doubles, 38 RBIs and nine homeruns…Also led the CIF Division II Southern Section in homeruns…Achieved a 1.58 and 2.57 ERA during his junior and senior seasons, respectively…Named second team All-State as a Multi-Purpose player by ESPN Rise Cal-Hi Sports…Holds the single season records at Mira Costa High School for homeruns, RBIs and slugging percentage. 

Personal: Lucas A. Whitehill is the son of Michael Whitehill and Robin O’Reilly of Manhattan Beach, California…He has two sisters, Rachel and Patricia…An honor roll student and Scholar Athlete for all four years at Mira Costa High School…Was a member of the National Society of High School Scholars…Also enjoys reading, playing sports and spending time with family…Concentrating in History.