An outfielder and pitcher as a prep athlete … Could see action both on the mound and in the field this season at SDSU … Ranked as the No. 13 left-handed pitcher in California by Perfect Game … A 2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and California All-Region Second Team selection … Played summer ball for the SoCal Redbirds in Orange County, Calif.
Earned a pair of varsity letters as a player at Chino Hills High School in Chino Hills, Calif. … Was coached there by Kevin Chavez … Was a first team all-Baseline League selection as a senior after receiving second-team honors as a junior … In 2015 batted .371 with four doubles, three triples, three home runs and 22 RBI … On the mound he was 3-0 with a 4.52 earned run average.
Elijah Cornell Greene was born Nov. 23, 1997, in Riverside, Calif. … Son of Glenn and Jackie Greene … Hobbies include go-kart racing, the beach, paddle boarding and movies … Favorite athlete is New York Yankees pitcher David Price … Also recruited by UC Santa Barbara, UC Riverside, Arizona, Seattle, Washington and Long Beach State …. A business major at SDSU … Career plans as a pro baseball player or sports agent.