One of the Aztecs' most consistent pitchers during the 2012 season ... Two-year junior college starter who began last season in the bullpen before moving into the role of No. 3 starter ... Competed for the Bethesda (Md.) Big Train in the Cal Ripken League during the summer of 2012 ... Compiled a record of 3-2 with one save and a 2.78 earned run average ... Stuck out 44 and walked only eight over 42.0 innings ... Was recognized as one fo the Top Performers in the league by Perfect Game ... Played for the Westhampton Aviators (Westhampton Beach, N.Y.) in the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League during summer 2011 ... Posted a 2-2 mark with 1.72 earned run average to help the Aviators to the Hamptons League Division title ... Competed for the Orange County Waves of the Orange County Collegiate League during summer 2010.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2012
Pitched in 16 contests making 11 starts ... Led the staff in innings pitched with 88.0 ... Made his first appearance out of the bullpen in the second game of the season vs. Washington before becoming a member of the starting rotation ... Picked up first win with a seven-inning outing in start vs. Air Force on April 1 ... Went 7.0 innings and struck out a season-high seven batters ... Named the California Bank & Trust Student-Athlete of the Week on April 2 for that performance ... Second win came at UNLV (April 7) when he tossed 5.2 innings allowing two runs with five strikeouts ... Other win came in start against TCU on April 22 ... Pitched 6.2 innings vs. the Horned Frogs tying season best with seven strikeouts ... Went 3-3 with a 4.91 earned run average in eight Mountain West starts ... Struck out 36 and walked only nine in conference play ... Named to the Mountain West all-Academic Team.
Played two seasons at Orange Coast College where he was coached by John Altobelli ... Team's No. 1 starter both years ... Earned second-team all-Orange Empire Conference honors as a freshman in 2010 when he went 6-1 with a conference-leading 2.98 earned run average ... During sophomore season compiled a mark of 6-4 with a 4.58 ERA ... Team lost in Super Regional as the No. 4 seed ... His 12 career victories rank 17th all-time at OCC ... Named Academic All-State in both 2010 and 2011 ... Member of Dean's and President's Honor Roll ... Awarded Men's and Women's Intercollegiate Athletics Award and Scholarship.
Won three letters as a varsity baseball athlete at Servite High School in Anaheim, Calif. ... Coached there by Dave Lawn ... As senior hit .310 as a shortstop and earned team's Most Valuable Pitcher award ... Named all-Trinity League honorable mention as a pitcher ... Team captain ... Selected to play in the North Orange County Kiwanis All-Star Game and the Trinity League All-Star Game ... During his junior year batted .380 as a second baseman and compiled a 3.10 earned run average as the team's closer ... Listed as one of the California High School Baseball Soaches Top Juniors ... As a sophomore hit .330 while playing second base ... Earned scholar-athlete award all four years of high school ... Served as an assistant prior on Servite's Priory Leadership (ASB).
Ryan Alexander Doran was born Aug. 5, 1990, in Newport Beach, Calif. ... Son of Tim and Adele Doran ... Enjoys water and snow skiing, beach volleyball and traveling ... Favorite athlete is former Major League third baseman Cal Ripken, Jr. ... Was also recruited by UC Irvine, UC San Diego and Cal State Los Angeles ... Majoring in public administration.