2012/FRESHMAN: In his freshman season, Casey appeared in two games as a relief pitcher ... Tallied 3.0 total innings of work, striking out two ... Threw 2.0 shutout innings vs. Fresno State (2/25) and 1.0 shutout inning vs. Long Beach State (3/20) ... Only hit he allowed came vs. Fresno State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Pinnacle High School...played four years of varsity baseball under John Casey...Named MVP of region and First Team All-State (Arizona)as a senior pitcher and infielder...Also played football.
CLUB: Played for the Mcdowell Mountain Yankees for five years and most recently the Arizona Firebirds for two years ... Team won four national titles and was Cooperstown champions.
PERSONAL: Given name is Steven Scott Casey ... Son of Jeff and Edwina Casey ... Has one brother, Michael Mojado (27) ... Father was a wrestler at Marquette University ... Chose Pepperdine for the academic reputation and it is a great baseball school ... Major undeclared ... Loves baseball for the excitement and his friendships with teammates.
FAVORITES: Enjoys going to the lake, wakeboarding and jetskiing in his free time... Lists Derek Jeter as his biggest sports hero ... Favorites include Arizona Diamondbacks (pro baseball team), The Sandlot (movie), Sportscenter (TV show), Drake (music artists) and Chinese (food).