HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Capistrano Valley High School ... Was a National Merit Quarterfinalist and a National AP Scholar ... Played two varsity seasons for Bob Zamora ... Was an Orange County North South Game All-Star and All-South Coast League second team honoree as a senior ... Named All-South Coast League first team as a junior ... Hit .337 for his career.
CLUB: Played for Elite Baseball, Team Rawlings, the OC Angels and the OC Giants ... Played in the Triple Crown Championship in Steamboat Springs, Colo. ... Qualified for the USSSA Elite 24 twice.
PERSONAL: Given name is Aaron Martin Barnett ... Born in Laguna Hills, Calif. ... Plans to major in Economics ... Son of Jonathan and Theresa ... Brother to Michael (21) ... Chose Pepperdine because of its great mix of athletics and academics.
FAVORITES: Derek Jeter (pro baseball player); New York Yankees (pro baseball team); The Keeper (book); 61* (movie); The Office (TV show); Macklemore (musical artist); Pizza (food); Hockey (sport other than baseball)