Kane selected by the Marlins one round before Afenir goes to the Yankees.
Six Huskies listed as Pac-12 announces All-Academic teams.
Huskies wrap up road schedule with third straight win over Cougars.
Huskies and Trojans play game two of the series Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
Here's the first of the three-part preview of the Diamond Dawgs' 2013 campaign.
PERSONAL: Born in Escondido, Calif. ... son of Michelle and Rick Afenir ... has a younger brother, Joven ... father played baseball at BYU ... three uncles played college and/or professional baseball, including uncle Troy Afenir, who played in the big leagues for three different teams ... majoring in medical anthropology and global health.
2012: Played in 44 of the Huskies' 55 games, starting 29 (28 at shortstop and one at second base) ... committed only one error all year, fielding at a .992 clip ... earned Academic All-Pac-12 honorable mention ... had a terrific weekend to close out the season, going 4-for-10 with three doubles in the three-game series vs. Washington State ... 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored March 25 vs. CSU Bakersfield ... 2-for-4 with a run April 29 at Utah ... played summer ball for the Humboldt (Calif.) Crabs, earning his team's defensive player of the year award.
2011: Started 46 games, all at shortstop, in first season with the UW ... committed just five errors in 159 chances, good for a remarkable .969 fielding percentage ... shared the team lead with 11 sacrifices ... notched a hit in first game as a Husky, March 3 vs. BYU, going 1-for-4 .... drove in a run in the third game of that series ... 2-for-5 March 22 vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff and then 2-for-4 with two RBI a day later at Oklahoma State ... drove in winning run with a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the ninth in a 4-3 win over Nevada on March 26 ... 2-for-3 April 5 vs. SeattleU ... belted a two-out RBI single in the 14th inning to lead Washington to a 4-3 win at Oregon on April 8 ... two RBI April 12 vs. SeattleU ... 2-for-4 with an RBI April 15 vs. Cal ... 3-for-4 with a double and three RBI Apr. 19 vs. SeattleU ... 4-for-9 in three-game series at Washington State ... 4-for-10 with a hit in each game of Oregon State series ... played summer baseball for the Anchorage Bucs in the Alaska League.
PALOMAR COLLEGE: Played one season under coach Buck Taylor ... teammate of fellow Husky newcomer B.K. Santy ... earned first-team All-Pacific Coast Athletic Conference as a true freshman ... also won a Gold Glove at shortstop ... batted .312 in 32 starts for Palomar in 2010 ... second in the PCAC with eight sacrifice bunts ... hit .338 in 19 conference games, helping team to a 17-8 conference record ... father and three uncles played at Palomar.
VISTA MURRIETA HIGH SCHOOL: Played three varsity seasons under coach Dave Legg at Vista Murrieta ... captain as a senior ... helped team to a district title in 2007 and to a second-place finish in the district in 2008 ... named second-team All-Southwestern League as a junior and senior ... played in senior all-star game in 2009 ... graduated high school with a 3.67 grade point average.
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