2015: Suffered an injury prior to the start of the season. Started 16 games while playing in 20 while hitting .230 as a true freshman. Projected to be Dartmouth’s starting 2nd baseman or third baseman for the 2016 season.
Four-year letterman at Aliso Niguel for coach Craig Hanson … captained the team as a senior shortstop to a runner-up finish in the CIF Southern Section for Division 2 with a 23-10 record and was a Senior SeaView League All-Star … team had same finish during sophomore campaign while going 24-12 … SeaView League championship sandwiched between those two seasons … All-CIF Southern Section Division 2 First Team as a sophomore, Second Team as a junior … All-SeaView League First Team last three years and Varsity Gold Glove Award all four … the summer after graduating, played shortstop for the SoCal Renegades that won the 2014 Gates Field World Series and hit .400 (8-for-20) at the event.
Full name is Justin Masato Fowler … son of Jeff and Chikako … born Dec. 20, 1995 in Irvine, California … father played soccer at UC Santa Barbara on the spring team before an ankle injury derailed his competitive career … uncle’s father, Wally Kincaid, won six California Community College state baseball titles and was inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame in 2010 … planning on majoring in economics and plans to own his own business someday … plays the piano and enjoys music and reading.