Born January 7, 1980, in Bellevue, Wash.
son of Stephen and Robin Colburn
biology major ... entered UW with a 3.7 GPA after JC.
2001 (Junior) -- After not getting much mound time early in the year, emerged as a solid reliever down the stretch
four of his six relief outings came in May
struck out one in an inning and two-thirds of no-hit relief at Gonzaga
struck out the only batter he faced vs. OSU May 5
worked five and one-third relief innings vs. ASU May 13, striking out five
gave up a run in two and a third innings at Arizona May 18.
Lower Columbia CC
Earned two letters as a pitcher at Lower Columbia playing for coach Kelly Smith
captained the team as a sophomore
led the team to a 40-5 finish his first season and a a 33-12 mark his second
his freshman year team won 28 games in a row and had a 1.93 team ERA, both league records
as a freshman, posted a 3-0 record and a 1.86 earned run average
his second year, went 6-1 with a 2.18 ERA
won several academic awards in 2000: NWAACC Scholar-Athlete, NASA Space Grant Award and Lower Columbia College Scholar-Athlete.
Skyview High School
Skyview didnt sponsor varsity baseball, but did play four years of American Legion ball in Billings
drafted by the Rockies in the 32nd round of the 1998 draft
team went 22-2 and finished second in the state his junior and senior summers
his final season, posted a 1.96 ERA and a .433 batting average
once struck out 17 over eight innings while going 4-for-5 at the plate in a single game
earned three basketball letters
member of the National Honor Society.
GREG COLBURNS CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS:
Year ERA W-L G/GS CG ShO Sv IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR
2001 3.07 0-0 6/0 0 0 0 14.2 12 8 5 6 11 2 0 2