Updated: July 24, 2012
2012: The only player to start all 55 games – 52 at second and three at shortstop … Posted 10 multi-hit games, including one game with three hits … Also had four multi-run games and five multi-RBI games … Had a streak of reaching base in 10 straight games … Batted .246 with 46 hits, including nine doubles and three triples (second on the team) for 61 total bases and a .326 slugging percentage … Scored 28 runs and drove in 27 … Drew a team-high 32 walks and was hit by a pitch four times for a .361 on-base percentage … Was 4-for-6 on stolen base attempts … Led the team with 12 sacrifice hits, which was 74th in the nation … Was also tied for second in triples (3) in ACC-only games … Set or tied four school record during the season – triples in a game (two vs. Boston College), assists by a second baseman in a single game and assists by an infielder in a single game (10 at High Point), and assists by a second baseman in a single season (174) … Had a hit in every game of the Kennesaw State Tournament (2/17-19), while scoring a run and driving in one against Bradley (2/18) and notching another RBI versus the Owls (2/19) ... Had an RBI in all four games at the Baseball at the Beach Tournament (2/24/26) and a hit in three, while scoring a run versus West Virginia (2/24) ... Cross the plate twice at High Point (2/28), after drawing a pair of walks ... Also tied a Tech record for most assists in a single game with 10 assists ... In four-game series with Yale (3/3-4), had four hits, two runs and five RBI, while also drawing four walks ... Hit a triple, scored a run and drove in another at Virginia (3/9) ... Also had another run and RBI in the other two games (3/10-11) against the Cavaliers ... Scored three runs versus Wagner (3/14) and had a pair of hits ... Notched a pair of doubles, a pair of RBI and walked twice in Georgia Tech series (3/16-18) ... In series against Duke (3/23-25), had a double, scored a run and plated another ... Scored one run and notched a two-RBI double at James Madison (3/27) ... Drew a season-high three walks and also had a hit at Florida State (4/1) ... Had a single and two walks with two runs scored versus Wofford (4/3) ... Had six hits in the Boston College series (4/6-8) with two RBI and three runs scored ... That included a season-high three-hit day on Friday that saw him tie a school and ACC record with two triples in the contest ... In the Miami series (4/13-15), had four total hits, including a double and two runs scored, but biggest moment came with a bases-loaded RBI walk on Saturday that gave Tech a 5-4 victory ... Had two hits against Coastal Carolina (4/17) ... Had an RBI and a run scored in Wake Forest series (4/20-21) ... Scored a run versus Davidson (4/24) ... In the Maryland series (4/27-29), had four hits, including a double, a run scored and two RBI ... In midweek series against NC A&T and VMI (5/1-2), had a hit, three walks, two RBI and scored twice ... In NC State series (5/11-13), had four hits, drew five walks and scored two runs ... Had a pair of hits, including a double, and an RBI against Liberty (5/15) … Had a hit and scored a run in the North Carolina series (5/17-19).
High School: Was a four-year letter winner for Coach Oscar Benitez at Immaculata-LaSalle … Was named the school’s athlete of the year as a senior and also garnered Miami Herald pitcher of the year, first-team all-county and first-team Miami-Dade recognition … As a senior, batted .440 with two home runs, 12 doubles, 35 runs scored, 35 RBI in 29 games … On the mound, posted an 8-1 record with a 2.33 ERA and 102 strikeouts … Was a second-team all-county in 2010.
Personal: Alexander Perez … Born 10/24/92 in Miami, Fla. … Son of Ernesto and Maria Perez … Enrolled in university studies.