|High School:||Bloomington HS|
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 19 games for the Islanders, throwing 19 1/3 innings … was 0-1 on the season with a 11.64 ERA and recorded two saves on the year … had scoreless outings in six of his first seven games of the year … picked up a save with a scoreless inning against Mississippi State (3/14) … also saved the middle game against Nicholls (3/20) … struck out two in 1 2/3 scoreless against Lamar (4/11).
2009 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 16 games for the Islanders tossing 16 1/3 innings … was 0-3 on the season with a 9.37 ERA … recorded lone start of season in final appearance of year, as he got the starting nod at Sam Houston State (5/14) … longest outing of the season was at Nicholls in relief as he pitched 2 2/3 innings.
High School: Played for Coach Rudy Rodriguez and the Bobcats at Bloomington … posted a 9-1 record … also hit .490 at the plate … set the school record with 15 strikeouts in a game … named all-district four straight seasons … was the team's Player of the Year as a junior and senior … first-team all-area as a senior … was a four-year player in football and basketball.
Personal: Phillip Garcia, Jr., was born on Dec. 7, 1989, in Victoria, Texas … son of Phillip, Sr., and Becky Garcia … has an older sister, Felicia, and a younger sister, Brandee … is majoring in kinesiology.