Mike Van Winden
Mike Van Winden

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Napa, Calif.

High School:
Justin-Siena

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
Infield

Birthdate:
01/06/1985

Experience:
2V

One of the Bears' top left-handed hitters...has a .271 career average with 21 doubles, three triples, a home run and 53 RBI in 106 games...was spectacular as a redshirt freshman in 2005, providing Cal with several clutch hitting performances, including three game-winning hits and a perfect 4-for-4 performance with a triple and four RBI in the season final at Arizona...

AS A SOPHOMORE (2006): Started 49 games at first base, batting .239 (39-for-163, .232 vs. Pac-10) with 10 doubles, a triple and 22 RBI...was 3-for-10 with an RBI at Arizona State May 26-28...went 2-for-5 with two doubles at Saint Mary's May 2...was 3-for-10 with three RBI at Washington State Apr. 13-16...had a career-high nine game hitting streak from Mar. 17-Apr. 1 (11-for-31, .355, 3 2B, 3B, six RBI)...went 3-for-10 with a double, triple and two RBI versus Washington Mar. 24-26...was 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI versus Georgetown Mar. 7...went 5-for-11 with two doubles and RBI versus Long Beach State Feb. 10-12...hit .688 (11-for-16) with runners on third and less than two outs...

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2005): Started 52 games at first base, batting .296 (59-for-199, .286 vs. Pac-10) with 11 doubles, two triples, a home run and 31 RBI...had a team-high 29 walks...was outstanding in the season-ending series at Arizona May 27-29, going 8-for-12 (.667) with a triple and six RBI...went 4-for-4 with a triple and four RBI versus the Wildcats May 29...was 3-for-5 with two doubles and two RBI versus Hawaii Apr. 20...had the game-winning single in the 11th inning at Washington Apr. 17...went 4-for-12 with a double and RBI versus Arizona State Apr. 9-10...was 7-for-16 with three doubles and six RBI versus Washington State Mar. 24-26, including the game-winning RBI double in the eighth inning Mar. 26...had a career-high eight-game hitting streak from Mar. 6-19 (11-for-27, .407, 2B, six RBI)...went 4-for-10 with a triple and two RBI at Hawaii-Hilo Mar. 18-20...was 4-for-13 with two RBI versus UNLV Mar. 11-13...went 3-for-9 with a double and two RBI at Stanford Mar. 5-6...was 5-for-9 with a double, home run and four RBI versus Saint Mary's Feb. 25-27...scored the game-winning run in the 12th inning versus the Gaels Feb. 25...went 3-for-5 with game-winning double in game two at Long Beach State Feb. 20...batted .339 (20-for-59) with runners in scoring position...

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: At Justin-Siena High School was a two-time Napa County Player of the Year, batting .493 with a school-record .800 slugging percentage as a senior...hit .463 as a junior...majoring in civil engineering...great, great cousin is Cal football Hall of Famer Vic Bottari...parents are Ardy and Lori Van Winden...born January 6, 1985 in Napa, Calif.

Van Winden's Career Statistics
YEAR	AVG	G	AB	R	H	RBI	2B	3B	HR	BB	SO	SB
2005	.296	54	199	30	59	31	11	2	1	29	37	3
2006	.239	52	163	19	39	22	10	1	0	16	23	3
Total	.271	106	362	49	98	53	21	3	1	45	60	6

Career vs. the Pac-10 AVG G AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR BB SO SB TB SLUG vs. UA .444 6 27 2 12 6 1 1 0 1 6 0 15 .556 vs. ASU .318 6 22 3 7 2 1 0 0 3 4 0 8 .364 vs. OSU .150 6 20 2 3 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 3 .150 vs. STAN.118 6 17 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 .118 vs. UCLA .210 6 19 3 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 .210 vs. USC .120 6 25 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 11 0 3 .120 vs. UW .250 6 24 1 6 3 1 1 0 2 5 0 9 .375 vs. WSU .385 6 26 4 10 9 3 0 0 2 5 1 13 .500

Career Bests Most Hits: 4, May 29, 2005 at Arizona (4-for-4, 3B, 4 RBI) Most Runs: 2, eight times, last time May 2, 2006 at Saint Mary's Most RBI: 4, May 29, 2005 at Arizona (4-for-4, 3B) Career Grand Slams: None Longest Hitting Streak: 9, Mar. 17-Apr. 1, 2006 (11-for-31, .355, 3-2B, 3B, 6 RBI)

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