Born in Bellingham, Wash. ... son of John Ferguson and Brenda Zigler ... has a brother and two sisters ... mother, stepfather and step-sister all attended the UW ... a general studies major ... comes to the UW with two years of eligibility remaining, having played one season each at Bellevue CC and Clemson University.
Spent two seasons at Clemson, but redshirted the 2004 season ... appeared in 44 games last year for the Tigers, who lost to Baylor in the third game of the three-game NCAA Super Regionals, one win short of the College World Series ... started five games ... hit .316 (6-for-19) with four RBI and four walks in 22 ACC games.
Bellevue Community College
Played one season (2003) at Bellevue CC under coach Mark Yoshino ... a first-team All-NWAACC outfielder at BCC ... hit .317 with 15 stolen bases.
Redmond High School
Earned three baseball letters for the Mustangs under coach Pat Frable ... batted .418 as a junior ... named the first-team All-KingCo designated hitter as a junior and then first-team All-KingCo pitcher as a senior.