GREENSBORO, NC — Christopher Peres picked up one more honor to cap off his incredible Leopard baseball career. The senior was named ABCA/Rawlings Second Team All-American by the American Baseball Coaches Association.
Peres was named a D3baseball.com Third Team All-American last week.
The Burbank native ends his Leopard career with two All-American honors, five All-West Region recognitions, three First Team All-SCIAC selections, one SCIAC Athlete of the Year award, and a SCIAC Regular Season Championship. He also was named the 2019 Anthony P. Scafani Athlete of the Year, the top athletic recognition for a La Verne senior.
Peres' on-field accomplishments have been well documented this season. The utility player posted a triple slash line of .355/.421/.529 and added 40 hits, 41 RBI, 35 runs, 13 doubles, two triples, three home runs, and 16 walks. On the mound, he finished the year with a 1.93 ERA, eight saves, four wins, and no losses.
He leaves the La Verne as one of its most accomplished baseball players in history.Watch Live Follow ULV Athletics on Twitter Like us on Facebook Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram