Sat out the season as a redshirt due to injury.
SAN JACINTO JUNIOR COLLEGE
Two-year letterwinner for head coach Tom Arrington... Also recruited by Texas A&M, Baylor and TCU. Sophomore (2007): Helped lead the Gators to a 46-16 record and the Region XIV championship... Member of squad that advanced to the semifinals of the Junior College World Series... Appeared in 12 games out of the bullpen with a 3.20 ERA and 32 strikeouts in 25.1 innings... Pitched in two games at the JUCO World Series... Struck out two batters in 1.2 innings against New Mexico JC... Retired both batters he faced in the ninth inning during a 12-5 win over Western Nevada CC. Freshman (2006): Taken in the 31st round by the Seattle Mariners in the 2006 first-year player draft...Posted a 3-1 record with a 1.72 ERA during his first season... Helped lead the Gators to a 38-25-1 record and a berth in the JUCO World Series.. Competed in two games at the JUCO World Series... Struck out five in 4.1 innings against Broward CC... Picked up the win in the 10th inning after tossing the final two frames against Temple College.
NORTH SHORE HIGH SCHOOL
Letterwinner for head coach and father Mark McClain... Selected in the 42nd round by the Kansas City Royals in the 2005 first-year player draft. Senior (2005): All-District First-Team pick... Led all Class 5A pitchers in regular-season strikeouts. Junior (2004): All-District First Team selection. Sophomore (2003): All-District Second-Team honoree.
Full name is David Matthew McClain... Born April 4, 1987, in Houston... Son of Mark and Mary McClain... Father played baseball at Arkansas... Sports administration major.