Pete Giangrosso - 26
Pete Giangrosso


Alexander City, Ala.

High School:
Benjamin Russell

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195





2002 (Sophomore): Played in 16 games, starting seven at catcher ... posted a .983 fielding percentage ... started seven consecutive games in the month of May ... had an RBI in UAB's 4-3 victory over South Florida (May 18) at Young Memorial Field ... fielded 1.000 against C-USA opponents ... scored a run in UAB's 13-6 win over Birmingham-Southern (May 8) at Young Memorial Field ... tied for second on the team in sacrifice bunts (4) ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for the second consecutive season.

2001 (Redshirt Freshman): Participated in three games ... had a hit in the season opener vs. Alabama State (Feb. 13) ... also saw action vs. Eastern Illinois (March 10) and Cincinnati (April 14) ... underwent back surgery following the season ... named to Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll for the 2000-01 school year.

2000 (Freshman): Sat out the season as a redshirt.

High School Playing Career: Graduated from Benjamin Russell High School in Alexander City, Ala. (1999) ... was a two-year letterwinner in baseball and three-year letterwinner in football for the Wildcats ... member of the National Honor Society.

Personal/MiscellaneouS: Born Dec. 30, 1980, in Birmingham, Ala. ... full name is Peter Lawrence Giangrosso ... parents are Larry and Karen Giangrosso ... majoring in history with a minor in political science.

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