2005 Summer League:
Played for the Mountain Collegiate League's Greeley Grays... teammates with fellow Frogs Will Skelton and Chase Kiecke... hit the league's first homerun on June 11... batted .313 in 163 at bats... smoked 10 doubles, three triples and three home runs... drove in 21 runs... struck out only nine times while drawing 18 walks.
2005 (True Freshman): Redshirted first season at TCU.
Trinity Valley School:
Was a three-year all-conference selection at Trinity Valley... named to the all-state team as a junior and senior... named team MVP and earned the Captain's Award as a junior and senior... broke the school record for batting average, hitting at a .583 clip his sophomore season... hit over .500 in each of his four years of high school.
Full name is John Lynn Dao... he is the son of Lien Nguyen.. has an older brother, Richer and an older sister Khanh... born December 15, 1985... has not decided on a major yet.