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PERSONAL: Born in Poway, Calif. ... son of Tammy and Tim Berry ... has an older sister, Alaura, who was an all-conference volleyball player at Bentley University ... majoring in communications
2015: One of 3 Huskies to start all 23 games ... has hit safely in 11 of last 12 games, with a 9-game hit streak snapped last Friday vs. Cal … was 4x12 in Cal series, including a season-high 3 hits on Saturday ... national leader with 6 sacrifice flies ... was 4x14 in UCLA series with HR#3 and 2 RBI ... had RBI in 6-straight from Feb. 27-March 7 ... was 8x29 (.276) with 9 RBI in 9-game homestand, Feb. 25- March 10...was 4x15 with HR, 7 RBI vs. Portland and UND ... hit 2nd HR of the season, a 2-run blast in 4-1 win over UND ... tied for team-high of 4 hits, 3 RBI at Big-12/Pac-12 Tourney ... hit 4th career HR in 10-1 loss vs. Oklahoma ... hit game-ending RBI single in 10th inning vs. K-State ... started year 2 for-14 vs. Pacific, with a double and 3 RBI ... team-high 121 career games, 112 starts...
2014: Played in 52 games, starting 45 (37 at first base, 6 at DH and 2 in right field) ... ended the season hitting in 7 of the last 8 games ... was a team-best 7-for-16 (.438) in the Oxford Regional ... drove in the first run of team's 3-2 loss at Ole Miss ... had 3 hits against Ole Miss on June 1 and was 3-for-4 with 2 runs vs. Georgia Tech in regional opener ... batted .387 in May (12-for-31) ... 3-for-10 vs. UCLA, hitting 2 doubles ... 2-for-8 at OSU ... 2-for-4, 2 RBI in Bethune-Cookman series making first 2 starts of season in right field ... was 2-for-4 with 3 runs May 5 vs. Grand Canyon University with his 1st home run of the season ... was 1-for-2 vs. WSU on April 25 ... made 1 start at Cal and was 0-for-4 in 2 games ... hit .440 (11-for-25, 10 runs, 3 doubles, 5 RBI) during six-game hit streak from March 21-29 ... 5-for-15, 6 runs scored in USC series ... drove in go-ahead run in 14th inning with a sascrifice fly vs. USC ... went 3-for-5 with 3 runs in 19-4 win over USC ... 2-for-4, 3 runs, RBI in series opener vs. USC ... 2-for-4 with 2 RBI on Tuesday vs. Gonzaga ... was 4-for-12 (.333) with 2 doubles, 2 RBI and 4 runs scored in Arizona series ... smacked 2-RBI double in series finale vs. AZ ... had 2 hits in opener of Husky Ballpark (2-for-4, double, 2 runs) ... went 1-for-12 in ASU series ... 3-for-10 in Jack Gifford Invitational Tourney, including 2-for-3, 2B RBI vs. San Jose State... had a hit in each of the first four games and hit .353 (6-for-17, double, 4 runs, 3 RBI) at Texas St. Tourney ... 2-for-4 with 2 runs in season-opener vs. Air Force ... 2-for-4, double, 2 RBI vs. Michigan on Feb. 16.
2013: Utilized a medical redshirt due to a right arm injury.
2012: Played in 52 and started 50 of the Huskies' 55 games during freshman season ... started 30 games at designated hitter and 20 at first base ... opened the year on fire in the three-game series at San Diego State ... went 4-for-4 opening day at SDSU ... the following day, was 2-for-6 with a homer, two runs and two RBI vs. the Aztecs ... wrapped up first college series going 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI on Feb. 19 at San Diego State ... 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs batted in Feb. 27 at Northridge ... 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI March 3 (game two) vs. Saint Joseph's ... 2-for-4 in back-to-back games vs. Cal Poly (March 11) and Portland (March 13) ... hit a two-run homer in Washington's April 6 win over Stanford ... 2-for-3 April 21 vs. Arizona and then 2-for-4 with two RBI and a double the next day vs. the Wildcats ... in that April 22 game, drove in the game-winning run with a single in the 12th inning ... 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI in win April 24 at Portland ... 2-for-5 with an RBI in each of the first two victories at USC May 4-5 ... 2-for-4 with a double, a triple and two RBI May 20 at Arizona State ... had the big hit in the Huskies' 5-2 win over Washington State on May 25, hitting a two-run double to break a 2-2 tie in the seventh ... hit safely in all three games vs. the Cougars ... played for the Mat-Su Miners over the summer, earning a spot in the Alaska League all-star game.
RANCHO BERNARDO HIGH SCHOOL: Played four seasons on the varsity under coach Sam Blalock ... captained the team as a senior ... first-team All-California as a senior, and was also San Diego Section Player of the Year, All-CIF San Diego Section and All-North County ... hit .432 with 10 homers and 46 runs batted in as a senior ... won the section title as a junior and senior ... in 2011, cruised to the title with shutouts in three of four playoff games and a 9-1 victory in the other ... ranked eighth in the nation as a junior and 12th as a senior ... hit .448 with seven home runs and 44 RBI as a junior.
GETTING TO KNOW BRANDEN BERRYFirst memory of baseball:
Playing t-ball with my pops coaching me.
Best player I’ve played against:
Former teammates playing pro:
Always pray before game