Josh Rose was a second-team all-league selection and was also named to the All-East County team for Granite Hills HS.
Jan. 6, 2014
With baseball season right around the corner, UtahUtes.com will introduce you to the new players on the team in 'Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is Josh Rose, who was an all-league selection at Granite Hills High School.
What is your favorite baseball memory?
Going to the CIF Championship game in high school. We lost but it was a great experience.
What is your favorite sport besides baseball?
What do you like to do when you are not playing baseball?
Working out, sleeping, eating.
Do you have a nickname? How did you get your nickname?
People call me Rosie. They call me that because my last name is Rose.
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
I loved everything here when I came for my visit. Also, I wanted to get out of San Diego and see new places.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My dad - he helped me get to where I am now.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
What are your goals for this year?
Win a starting spot on the team and get to the College World Series.
What are your pregame superstitions?
Probably eating the same food.
What is your major and what do you want to do after you graduate?
Undecided, and I want to have a career that involves helping people.