HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Bonita High School in La Verne, Calif. after attending Charter Oak his first three years ... Played four varsity seasons, the last for Bonita Head Coach John Knott ... Had a 1.47 ERA with 62 strikeouts and a .390 batting average his senior year ... Was a two-time all-league selection, earning first team honors as a senior ... Also played football.
CLUB: Played one season of club ball for Angels Elite under head coach Steve Hernandez and three seasons for SGV Arsenal under head coach Mike Viera ... Played at Angels Stadium with Angels Elite.
PERSONAL: Given name is Jonathan Nathaniel Reid ... Born in Glendora, Calif. ... Parents are Kevin and Stacey Reid ... Has one brother, Zach (12) ... Chose Pepperdine because of its athletic and academic excellence.
FAVORITES: Jon Lester (athlete); Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (team); Heat by Mike Lupica (book); 21 Jump Street (movie); Prison Break (TV show); Rebelution, J. Cole, Eminem (musical artists); Pasta (food); Hockey (sport other than baseball)