8 - Daniel Torres
Daniel Torres
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Clearwater, Fla.
High School: Countryside HS
Position: C
Major: Mathematics
Bats/Throws: R/R

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Torres played in 49 games in his junior year…Totaled 47 hits in 168 at-bats for an average of .280…Tallied 25 runs, seven doubles, two triples, six stolen bases, and 35 RBI…Posted an on-base percentage of .345 and a slugging percentage of .550…Was stellar behind the plate with a .989 fielding percentage…Posted 11 multiple-hit games…Best performance came on March 8 against St. Anselm when he went 3-for-4 with a double, triple, and four RBI.  

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
Appeared in 44 of the Lions’ 45 games in his sophomore season…Batted .284 on the year…Posted a slugging percentage of .365 and an on base percentage of .314…Collected 42 hits in 148 at bats, hit six doubles, two home runs, and scored 15 runs…Accumulated seven walks and 28 RBI…Threw out 16 runners attempting to steal…Recorded a fielding percentage of .978…Totaled 11 multiple-hit games, and three three-plus hit games…Posted six multiple-RBI games, twice totaling 4 RBIs in one game…Best outing came on Feb. 8 against Florida Southern when he went 3-for-4 with a double, three runs, and three RBI. 

 

AS A FRESHMAN (2011)
Competed in 24 games…Made 19 starts as a freshman catcher…Posted a .229 batting average…Collected 16 hits…Scored 12 runs…Amassed 13 RBI…Registered four multiple-hit games…Drew nine walks…Compiled an on-base percentage of .325…Registered a season-high three hits and two runs scored against Warner (04/12/11)…Accumulated a season-best three RBI against Saint Anselm (02/27/11)…Drew four walks against Warner (03/15/11).

CAREER
Attended Countryside High School…Played for Kevin O’Sullivan…First Team All-County Pinellas County…Pinellas vs. Hillsborough County All Star Game…FACA State All-Star Game.
 

PERSONAL
Born May 29…Mathematics major…Hobbies include playing sports…His career goal is to become an All-American by the end of his career and to win the Sunshine State Conference…Names Roberto Clemente as his favorite athlete...Names the Tampa Bay Rays as his favorite team…Chose Saint Leo because of the great coaching staff…Son of Francisco Torres and Elvira Barroso…Has three brothers Jordi, Gabe, and Sergi…His brother, Gabe, plays baseball at the University of South Carolina of Beufort.