2013 Baseball
Record: 4-35 Home: 1-12 Away: 2-23 Neutral: 1-0
Gabriel Gamboa
Gabriel Gamboa Image
Head Coach

Coach Gabe Gamboa has had the La Sierra University since the 2010/11 season. Though relatively new to the program, he has already made significant contributions with his wealth of knowledge and program improvements.

Prior to taking over the baseball program, Coach Gamboa was the Head Coach and Team Coordinator for the ABCL Tigers. In addition, he has instructed for California Instructional Baseball Academy and Amateur Baseball Development. Coach Gamboa has worked as Head JV Baseball Coach and Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach at Ramona High School in Riverside, California, and has also been giving private hitting instruction for many years. He has worked as a volunteer high school baseball coach with Arlington High School and La Sierra Academy both in Riverside, California.

Coach Gamboa was a participant in the 1996 Jr. Pan American Games played in Mexico City, Mexico. He played for Coach Gary Rungo of Arlington High school in Riverside, California, and Coach Gamboa was personally mentored by former professional baseball player Mike Stubbins.

Gamboa has been married to his wife, Anna, for 5 years. They are expecting their first child in May 2012. They currently reside in Corona, California. They own and run several successful businesses, and spent several years studying business development, business law and tax law.

2013 Baseball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Bat/ThrowHt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Tim Cartwright*FRPR/R5-9240Huntsville, Ala.Sparkman High School
Daanan Hall*FROFR/R5-9135Leominster, Mass.South Lancaster Academy
1Jake MagnessJRCR/R5-11185Downey, Calif.College of the Desert
2Joe MascarenazJR2B, SSR/R5-11175Oceanside, Calif.Oceanside High School
3Adrian GardeaSOCFR/R5-10170Lake Elsinore, Calif.Lakeside High School
4Michael GonzalezFRUTLR/R5-9165Fontana, Calif.Etiwanda High School
6Benjamin VasquezSOOF/PR/R6-0185Riverside, Calif.Riverside Community College
7Cole WilliamsJRPL/L6-0155Canyon Lake, Calif.Mt. San Jacinto Junior College
8Freddy Rivas Jr.SOUTLR/R5-9175Corona, Calif.Eleanor Roosevelt High School
9Cole ChaissonSOSS/2BR/R5-11160Phoenix, Ariz.Arizona Christian University
10Jake JohnsonSO1B/CR/R6-0190Murrieta, Calif.Murrieta Valley High School
11Luis HolguinSO1B/3BR/R5-11180Riverside, Calif.Ramona High School
12Brian BurginFRLFR/R6-0160Los Alamitos, Calif.Valley Christian High School
13James RaelSOCR/R5-11190Phoenix, Ariz.Gateway Community College
14DJ GutierrezFRPR/R5-10170Encino, Calif.Crespi Camelite High School
15Tyler SirnaSOPR/R6-2200Huntington Beach, Calif.Huntington Beach High School
16Luke SwartzFROFR/R5-11165Riverside, CAMt. San Jacinto College
17Matt CarleFROFR/R5-10175Covina, Calif.South Hills High School
18Ryan DiazSRSSR/R6-0185Moreno Valley, Calif.Mt. San Jacinto Junior College
19MIchael HinojosSO3B/SSR/R5-10190Riverside, Calif.Riverside City College
20Marquis KiddJROFR/R6-0190Diamond Bar, Calif.San Diego State University
21Thomas MartinezFRSS/2BR/R6-0155Santa Clara, Calif.St. Francis High School
22Nick MedranoFR2BR/R5-8160Placentia, Calif.Bell High School
23Conner GregorioFRPL/L6-3160Temecula, Calif.Temecula Valley High School
25Luis MontalavoFRCR/R6-0190La Mirada, Calif.La Mirada High School
28Mickey ChupekFROF/CR/R5-10165Corona, Calif.Woodcrest Christian High School
30Scott MakorowJRPR/R6-3190Chino, Calif.Don Lugo High School
32Harrison GuiolJRCFR/R6-2205Dana Point, Calif.San Diego City College
34David Lara OliverasJRPR/R6-3215Oakland, Calif.Laney College
38Logan DuranFRPR/R6-1195Corona, Calif.Centennial High School
40Rico AlanisJRCR/R6-0215Highland, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College
42Jordan BrayFRCR/R6-2195Victorville, Calif.Sultana High School
44Kevin HoganSO1B/PR/R6-3225Highland, Calif.Victory Valley College
45Matt BrownSO1B/DHR/R6-1235San Diego, Calif.San Diego City College
46Josh FernandezSRUTLR/R5-9170Westchester, Calif.West LA College
* Redshirt
Gabriel Gamboa - Head Coach
Michael Moheit - Assistant Coach
John Bonifacini - Assistant Coach
Kenny Curiel - Student Assistant - 1st season