Talented pitcher who will begin the 2017 campaign a member or the SDSDU bullpen … Began his collegiate career at Cal State Northridge before moving to junior college … Made 10 relief appearances (24.1 innings) for the Bethesda Big Train during summer 2014 and had a record of 1-0 with a 2.95 earned run average.
Played one season (2016) at Ventura Junior College in Ventura, Calif. … Was coached there by Don Adams … Appeared in 11 games making 10 starts and tossing a pair of complete games … Compiled a record of 6-4 with a 2.47 earned run average … Struck out 61 batters in 69.1 innings … Earned all-Western State Conference-North honors after finishing with a 3-3 record and a 1.90 earned run average in league play.
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE
Redshirted as a true freshman at Cal State Northridge in 2014 … Appeared in three games as a redshirt freshman in 2015 with a record of 0-1 and a 7.71 earned run average.
Competed for four years, primarily as a pitcher, at Thousand Oaks High School where he was coached by Ryan Geisler … Was a three-time team Pitcher of the Year … As a senior went 1-4 with a save and a 2.67 earned run average … Second team all-Marmonte League and all-county … As a junior earned first-team all-league honors after compiling a 4-4 mark and a 3.77 ERA …. Second-team all-league as a sophomore after first-team honors as a freshman … Graduated with a 3.3 GPA.
Ray Patrick Lambert was born Aug. 15, 1995, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. … Son of Ray and Andrea Lambert … Enjoys fishing, camping and wakeboarding ... Favorite athlete is Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta … Was also recruited by Pepperdine, San Francisco and Long Beach State … A sociology major at SDSU with career plans as a lawyer.