Born September 14, 1980 in Seattle ... son of Robert and Cindy Yarbrough ... sister, Michelle, played softball at Washington ... undecided on a major.
2001 (Sophomore) -- After a solid fall, has put himself in contention for playing time at catcher … 2000 (Freshman) -- Served as a reserve catcher, seeing defensive action in three games … played against Gonzaga (Feb. 26), Portland (Mar. 29) and St. Martin’s (Apr. 26), but did not get a plate appearance … played in three games on the trip to Cuba, going 1-for-3 with a walk.
Franklin High School
Earned four letters as a catcher for coach Tim Moody ... former teammate of current UW student coach Daniel Jahn ... first-team All-Metro League and team MVP as a senior ... captained the baseball and basketball teams as a senior ... team won the Metro title his sophomore year, when he batted .517 ... hit .393 as a senior after Frankin’s move to AAAA ... earned three letters in basketball ... earned scholar-athlete awards in each of his varsity baseball and basketball seasons ... a member of the National Honor Society and winner of numerous academic awards ... graduated 13th in a class of 340 with a 3.88 grade point average.
CHAD YARBROUGH’S CAREER BATTING STATISTICS:
Year Avg. G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI Slg% BB HBP SO SB/A 2000 .000 3/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0/0