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Brian Celsi
Player Profile:
Brian Celsi 1251729
Position: Outfield
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Elk Grove, Calif.
High School: Jesuit
Experience: 2 Letters

AS A JUNIOR (2015):
- Batted .278 in 162 at-bats with three home runs, 31 RBI, five doubles and four stolen bases.
- Named Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by both Collegiate Baseball and NCAA.com for his performance against Chicago State (March 6-8) when the junior was 8-for-11 (.727) with two home runs, a double and nine RBI. In the friday night game, Celsi drove in eight runs, which tied a school record with a grand slam and three-run shot.
- Ranked fourth on the team in RBI (31)
- Was 17-for-57 (.298) with runners in scoring position

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014):
- Batted .239 (22-for-92, .274 vs. Pac-12) with two doubles, a triple and 13 RBI
- Was 7-for-12 (.583) with five RBI March 28-30 vs. Utah, including a career-high three RBI March 30
- Was 8-for-25 (.320) with runners in scoring position
 
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013):
- Batted .276 (45-for-163, .333 vs. Pac-12) with three doubles and 13 RBI in 50 games and 44 starts- Had a career-high nine game hitting streak from March 22-April 5 (10-for-30, .333, 2-2B, three RBI)
- Was 3-for-4 with two RBI May 19 vs. Stanford
- Went 3-for-5 in first collegiate game, including scoring the winning run Feb. 15 vs. Michigan
- Had the game-winning RBI in the bottom of the ninth in Cal’s 2-1 win Feb. 17 over Michigan

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL:
- Redshirted during the 2012 season
- At Jesuit High School had a team-high .468 batting average as a junior and was a two-time team MVP
- Helped his team to two Delta River League titles and the North Sub Section Championship in 2011
- Was a member of the Optimist Team Sacramento 2011 as well
- Majoring in American studies
- Parents are Chris and Jacqui Celsi
- Both grandparents, Mike and Donna Giddings, graduated from Cal in 1955, and Mike Giddings played football for the Golden Bears
- Born June 18, 1993 in Mountain View, Calif.

CAREER BESTS
Most Hits: 4, May 9, 2015 at Campbell (4-for-5, 2 RBI)
Most Runs: 2, eight times, last time April 11, 2015 vs. Stanford
Most RBI: 8, March 6, 2015 vs. Chicago State (3-for-5, 2 HR's)
Career Grand Slams: One, March 6, 2015 vs. Chicago State
Longest Hitting Streak: 9, March 22-April 5, 2013 (10-for-30, .333, 2-2B, three RBI)

Celsi’s Career Statistics
 YEAR   AVG.     G   AB   R     H   RBI   2B   3B   HR   BB   SO   SB 
 2013   .276   50   163   23    45    13   3   0   0  11   25   1
 2014   .239   38   92  12   22   13   2   1   0  10   13   6
 2015   .278   47  162   16   45   31   5   0   3  10   27   4
 Total   .269   135   417   51  112     57  10    1    3  31   65   11
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