CAREER HIGHS: Strikeouts: 2, 2/22/11 at UCLA; Walks: 2, 2/27/11 at Fresno State (G2); IP (start): None; IP (relief): 2.0, 4/5/11 at Cal State Fullerton; Winning Streak: None; Losing Streak: None; Low-hit CG: None.
2011/FRESHMAN: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Received West Coast Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll "bronze" honors ... Appeared in six games out of the bullpen and posted a 5.14 ERA through 7.0 innings pitched ... Faced 31 batters and allowed four runs on seven hits with two walks and five strikeouts ... Made collegiate debut at UCLA (2/22) and limited the Bruins to two hits in 1.2 innings with two strikeouts ... Delivered two scoreless frames in relief outing at Cal State Fullerton (4/5) with one punch out.
2010/FALL: Pitched and batted for the Blue team during Pepperdine's Fall World Series ... On the mound, delivered 4.2 innings of relief, in which he gave up three runs (none earned) on four hits and two walks ... Two of those runs were scored on Matt Maurer's game-tying home run in the eighth inning of game five ... Recorded one strikeout in 2.0 innings of game three (11/10) and picked Harrison Kain leaning off first base ... Went 1-for-5 at the plate with an fielder's choice RBI in game one's 5-5 tie (11/6).
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated with honors in 2010 from Cypress Woods High School where he was a three-year varsity letterwinner for head coach Thomas Loria ... Pitched and played both corner infield positions ... Helped lead school to a No. 2 state ranking in 2009 ... Finished scholastic career with a .400 batting average ... Made the all-district team and the state 5A second team following a senior year in which batted .374 with six home runs and a district best 32 RBI ... Finished the 2010 season 3-0 on the mound ... Batted .428 as a junior ... Made school's distinguished honor roll all four years.
CLUB: Played for Houston Kyle Chapman from 2006 to 2010 and placed second with them at the Premier Sophomore National Championship ... Once hit six home runs during a series in Cooperstown, N.Y.
PERSONAL: Given name is Cody Ray Dickerson ... Born in New Orleans and raised in Cypress, Texas ... Moved to Houston from New Orleans because of Hurricane Katrina ... Pre-business administration major ... Son of Gregg and Stephanie Dickerson ... Father, Gregg, played baseball at USC ... Brother to Derek ... Chose to attend Pepperdine for its renowned academics and traditions, and its great location.
FAVORITES: Evan Longoria (pro baseball player) ... Philadelphia Phillies (pro baseball team) ... The Five People You Meet In Heaven (book) ... Grown Ups (movie) ... Two and a Half Men (TV show) ... Nickelback (musical artist) ... Enchiladas (food) ... Football (sport other than baseball) ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends and family.