Prior to ETSU
Transfer from Glendale Community College in Glendale, Calif. ... Finished last season with a 1.40 ERA in 45 innings of work, recording 38 punchouts for the Vaqueros en route to becoming the team's Pitcher of the Year award winner ... Played varsity baseball and football at Alhambra High School as a pitcher and outfielder on the baseball diamond and receiver and safety on the football field. 

Personal
Born July 11, 1997 ... from Alhambra, Calif. ... Son of Eric and Dana Giambalvo ... Has two brothers, Jake and Josh, who each have participated in collegiate athletics ... Jake played two seasons of baseball as a pitcher and utility player at Pasadena City College from 2008-09 and Josh played football as a tight end at Ottawa University from 2010-2011 ... James is majoring in Criminal Justice.