2005 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Senior - Redshirt (2005)
Sat out the entire 2005 season due to NCAA rules after transferring from Sam Houston State.
Sam Houston State
Spent the 2004 season at Sam Houston State for head coach Chris Rupp before transferring to UH... Appeared in 31 games with 16 starts and batted .313 during that time... Went 3-for-5 against Texas-Pan American in the first game of a series...Batted 2-for-4 with three runs against Texas Southern.
San Jacinto Junior College
Played during the 2002 and 2003 seasons at San Jacinto Junior College for head coach Tom Arrington... Batted .448 as a freshman on the way to being named a Region XIV All-Star... Also named to the All-Conference team and recognized as an Academic All-American.
St. Thomas High School
Was a four-year letterwinner and three-year captain of the St. Thomas High baseball team for head coach Jim Connor... Helped guide team to a 25-3 record and the state title as a senior by batting .420... Also played for the Pasadena Stars and head coach John Ruiz... Member of the St. Thomas Club, awarded to students with a 93-and-higher grade point average.
Full name is Jeremy Aranda... Born on Jan. 28, 1983 in Houston... Son of Lionel and Cynthia Aranda... Twin brother Josh is also a member of the Cougar Baseball team... Older of the two brothers by about a minute... Majoring in nutrition... Also recruited by Houston Baptist.