Greg was named a freshmen All-American by Louisville Slugger Collegiate Baseball, and a second-team freshman All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
Mahle hit .347 (66-190), with 35 RBIs, and was 3-4, 3.88 as a pitcher, with four saves and 45 strikeouts in 46.1 innings. Greg starred at Westminster (Calif.) High School in 2011. He was 5-2 with a 0.70 ERA and 63 strikeouts in 50 innings as a senior.
His pitching coach at UCSB is Jason Hawkins, the Knights' pitching coach in our 2008 WCL championship season. UCSB's head coach is former Oregon State star/Knights pitching coach Andrew Checketts.