D.J. Pokluda
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D.J. Pokluda

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
North Richland Hills, Texas

High School:
Richland

Last College:
Navarro J.C.

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
09/03/1980

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


2004 (Senior): Was a spark plug for the Frogs off the bench... appeared in 25 games this season, making 12 starts... showed great patience at the plate, drawing 12 walks... finished the season with a .146, but had an on-base percentage of .339... drew a walk in his first two plate appearances against St. John's (March 5) and New Mexico (March 14)... earned first start of the season against Cincinnati on April 9... was 1-for-2 with two walks and a run scored... became the regular starting designated hitter in the Charlotte series... drove in first run of the season with a bases loaded walk on May 21... drove in another run in a 2-for-4 performance on May 22 against the 49ers... started all six games of the C-USA tournament... had a two-hit game against Houston in the morning game on May 29... drew a lead-off walk to spark the Frogs come-from-behind win over Youngstown State in the NCAA regionals on June 5.

At Navarro: Played baseball for two seasons under head coach Skip Johnson... was coached by current TCU volunteer coach Heath Autrey.

High School: A local product, Pokluda played baseball under head coach Brian Master.

Personal: Full name is David J. Pokluda... born September 3, 1980... son of David and Teena Pokluda... has two brothers, Jonathan and Barrett... majoring in speech communication.


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