Received medical redshirt...appeared in just two games before sustaining season-ending injury.
AT BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Played two seasons at Bellevue Community College in Bellevue, Washington...was a teammate of former Tech outfielder Brent Thomas...coached at Bellevue by Mark Yoshino and Brian Potoshnik...was a First-Team All-Region and First-Team All-Conference selection last season...won the team's Silver Bat Award...was the team captain and MVP...finished the season with a .361 batting average...totaled 10 doubles, one triple, two home runs, 25 RBI and drew 13 walks in a wood bat league.
A 2003 graduate of Eastlake High School in Sammamish, Washington...played varsity baseball under head coach J.T. D'Amico...was a First-Team All-Conference selection as a senior as well as team MVP.
Born on March 8, 1985 to parents John and Janet Ahern in Chicago, Illinois...father John is a salesman and a graduate of DePaul...mother Janet is a librarian and graduate of Illinois State...has two older siblings, John (26) and Kate (24)...enjoys playing sports, the guitar and listening to music...majoring in human development and family studies.