This is Head Coach Gabe Gamboa's first year with La Sierra University. Though 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 3 years. They currently reside in Riverside, California. They own and run several successful businesses, and spent several years studying business development, business law and tax law.
|1||Brandon Espinoza||FR||IF||R/R||5-7||155||Chino Hills High School|
|2||Joe Mascarenaz||FR||2B||R/R||5-10||170||Oceanside High|
|4||David Fernandez||FR||CF||R/R||5-10||170||Corona High School|
|5||Eric Johnson||FR||RHP||R/R||5-11||185||Ontario Christian|
|6||Chris Gonzales||FR||C||R/R||6-0||195||Norco High School|
|8||Daniel Schloemer||FR||RHP||R/R||5-10||170||Notre Dame High School|
|9||Johnathan Kennedy||FR||OF||R/R||5-9||170||El Toro High School|
|10||Billy Fuston||SO||SS||R/R||5-10||170||San Diego Christian College|
|11||Travis Hansen||JR||OF||R/R||6-0||185||Mt San Jacinto|
|12||Toshiteru Fujisaku||JR||CF||R/R||6-1||185||Glendale Community College|
|13||Rudy Armendariz||FR||OF||R/R||5-10||170||Norco High School|
|14||Zachary Cruz||FR||RHP||R/R||6-0||170||Loma Linda Academy|
|16||Luis Holguin||FR||1B||R/R||6-0||190||Romona High School|
|17||Kenneth Curiel||JR||RHP||R/R||5-10||190||Norte Vista High School|
|19||Scott Makorow||FR||RHP||R/R||6-3||180||Don Antonio Lugo|
|20||Danny Aradas||JR||3B||R/R||5-9||185||Mt. San Jacinto|
|22||Brandon Melendez||SO||C||R/R||5-11||185||Riverside Community College|
|23||Matthew Hutcherson||FR||RHP||R/R||5-11||188||Calvary Chapel High School|
|25||Aaron Opsvig||FR||RHP||R/R||6-0||175||Western Christian High School|
|28||Stephen Nutter||SO||RHP||R/R||6-2||160||University of Maryland|