Hometown: Taos, NM
Previous School: San Diego Community College
College: Yachinich is entering his second year playing baseball for Simpson. He transferred from San Diego City College prior to the 2010-2011 season. His team won the conference championship while he was at San Diego CC.
High School: Yachinich played four years of varsity baseball at Taos High School. He also played basketball. His athletic awards include All-District First and Second Team for baseball, Mr. Rebound and Mr. Improved, and All-District Second Team for basketball. He played four year of club baseball for Taos baseball. His team was the state runner up.
Personal: Joshua is the son of Ron Yachinich and MaryAnne Cardenas. His hobbies are hunting fishing, and hanging out with friends. His favorite thing about baseball is dominating the mound. His favorite food is New Mexican food, and his favorite athlete is Randy Johnson.
Reason for coming to Simpson: (not submitted)