Alex Estrella

Alex Estrella

Player Profile


Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Sierra Vista HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 155






Garver's Home Run Sparks Lobos

Mitch Garver's three-run homer highlighted a seven-run seventh as UNM defeated Fresno St. 11-4 Friday


Birmingham Wins 1,000th Career Game as Lobos Rout Air Force

UNM erupts for a season-high 19 runs to help head coach Ray Birmingham win career game number 1,000


Lobos Fall 10-5 to New Mexcio St.

UNM manages only one hit after the fourth inning against the Aggies


Six-Run Ninth Lifts Lobos to Victory

Mitch Garver capped the rally with a two-RBI double as UNM moves to 3-1 in the Mountain West


Lobos Split Doubleheader With Missouri St.

UNM rallied for a 6-5 11-inning win in game one but lost game two 8-2

SOPHOMORE (2013):Appeared in 17 games, including five starts, and went 0-1 with a 6.68 ERA and one save ... earned his save by allowing only two runs in the final three innings at Air Force on April 6 ... allowed two earned runs or fewer in 14 of his 17 outings ... his best outing came when he started the second game of a doubleheader against Nevada on March 24 ... tied a season-high by going four innings and allowed two runs on three hits with three strikeouts ... struck out a career-high four at New Mexico St. on April 1 ... was one of a record 16 players on the team to be named Academic All-Mountain West and was also named a Mountain West Scholar-Athlete for a second straight season.

FRESHMAN (2012): Made six appearances, all in relief ... made collegiate debut on Feb. 19 against Nevada ... recorded a 2.89 ERA in his 9.1 innings of work ... pitched two innings and struck out two against Stephen F. Austin on Mar. 28, Texas Tech on Apr. 24, and New Mexico St. on May 15 ... allowed only one run over his last eight innings of work.

PERSONAL: Born September 12, 1993 in Las Vegas, Nev., to Jackie and Frankie Estrella ... has an older brother, Chris, and an older sister, Samantha ... attended Sierra Vista High School in Las Vegas where he was a first team all-state outfielder, and a first team all-region pitcher ... received the National Academic-Athlete Army Reserve Award in 2011 ... majoring in economics... favorite athletes are Matt Ryan and Justin Verlander ... favorite movie is The Hangover.