Monsignor Pace HS
Anthony Perez is a right-hander with a powerful arm … uses his body well when pitching … tough competitor who will compete for innings this season … comes to Miami after compiling a 28-5 record in high school.
Perez played for Tom Duffin at Monsignor Pace … earned All-Dade honors from the Miami Herald all four years at Pace … never lost more than two games in a season or had an ERA above 2.50 his way to a 28-5 career record … All-Dade Honorable Mention as a freshman, second team pick as a sophomore and first-team pick as a junior and senior … played for the USA Junior Olympic team that won the gold medal in Taiwan in 2003, compiling a 2-0 record with one save. Senior (2005): Went 5-2 with a 1.50 ERA and was selected to his second-consecutive First Team All-Dade by the Miami Herald … team captain. Junior (2004): Earned First Team All-Dade honors after going 8-0 with a 0.49 ERA. Sophomore (2003): Went 9-1 with a 1.5 ERA. Freshman (2002): Was 6-2 with a 2.5 ERA.
Son of German and Briseida Perez … has one sister, Lizmary … majoring in business … favorite sports moment is winning a gold medal in Taiwan while playing for U.S. Junior Olympic Team.