Born September 26, 1984, in Tacoma,
Wash. ... parents are Debbie and Robert Showers ... has a younger brother, Chris ... majoring in communications.
2004 (Sophomore) - Didn't see any action, due in part to a hamstring injury ... played summer ball for the Everett (Wash.) Merchants ... 2003 (Freshman) - Played in only four games during his true freshman season, and got a plate appearance in only one game ... came off the bench for two at bats Feb. 22 vs. Gonzaga ... fielded all six of his chances on the year without an error.
South Kitsap High School
A two-year letterman at perennial state power South Kitsap ... as a junior batted .383 with 18 RBI as the team went 17-7, finished second in league and fourth in the district ... as a senior, hit .532 with five home runs and 30 runs batted in as the team went 20-5, won the league and district and finished fifth in state ... second-team All-Narrows League as a juinor and first-team all-league, league MVP and all-state as a senior ... played for Washington in the Washington-Oregon all-star series, which the Washington team swept.
JOSH SHOWERS' CAREER BATTING STATISTICS:
Year Avg. G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI Slg% BB HBP SO OB% SF SH SB/A
2003 .000 4/0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0/0