Hometown: North East, Pa.
School: Cathedral High School Preparatory
GETTING TO KNOW PEREZ
Favorite Movie: The Dark Knight
Favorite Sport (besides softball): Baseball, Basketball, Football
Favorite Pro Sports Team: Boston Red Sox
Favorite College Sports Team: University of North Carolina
Hobbies: Baseball, fishing, basketball, listening to music
Favorite Food: Chicken Parmesan
Late Night Snack: Cap’n Crunch
What person do you admire most: my dad
Three people you would love to have dinner with: David Ortiz, Kobe Bryant & Jason Statham
Dream Job: Professional Baseball Player
Pets: 2 Dogs
What does it mean for you to represent your country at this level?
It’s been a dream for me since I was a kid to represent and play for my country in the sport I love. It will be a tremendous honor for me to wear USA across my chest on and off the field.
What are the keys to the success of the USA Softball Junior Men’s National Team entering the World Championships?
Working hard in practice and keeping our heads in the game from day 1.
What you do enjoy the most about fast pitch softball?
I love hitting and channeling my power to put the ball where I need to.
How did you get started in fast pitch?
Playing in tournaments with my dad around the PA area.