ODU Wins Optima Health Challenge
Myers and Eldridge drive in two runs each
Eldridge leads ODU with four hits
Monarchs pound out 11 hits
ODU is coming off their first sweep against JMU since 2004- Hosts Richmond Tuesday
2012: Knocked in the game winner in his first collegiate at-bat in the 10th inning vs. Temple and the 10th inning win vs. VMI...Hit his first collegiate homer vs. VCU on April 28th...Knocked in three runs in the same game vs. VCU...Knocked in two runs in a game vs. VMI... Comes to ODU from Virginia AAA State runner-up South County High School...First Team Washington Post All-Metro...First team All-District, All-Northern Region and All-State in 2011...Homered in the State Championship game... Perez also had the game-winning hit in the State Quarterfinal game against Nansemond River in their 12-11 come-back victory. In all, Perez had two homers and five RBI in that contest... Perez was also named co-Player of the Year in the Patriot District...Hit nine home runs and 12 doubles along with a .488 batting average with 19 walks and a team-high 37 RBI. ...All-District, and All-Region selection in 2010...
PERSONAL: Full Name:Michael Joseph Perez...Son of Michael and Denise Perez...Sisters-Alyson(12) and Caroline (10)...Major:Information Systems...Favorite sports personality:Bryce Harper...Person in history would most like to meet: Roberto Clemente...Hobbies: Fishing, and the beach...Favorite Foods: Mother's Cooking...Favorite Movie: "Jaws"...Favorite Book Read:"Larry Brown's" biography... Dream vacation: Outerbanks of North Carolina...
YR G AB R H 2b 3b HR RBI TB SLG OBPCT SB BB BA 2012 39 98 10 19 3 1 1 12 27 .276 ..319 1-1 15 ..194