Baseball


Mike Santa Maria
Mike Santa Maria
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Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Des Plaines, Ill.

High School:
Maine West

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
02/28/1990

B/T:
R/R

HIGH SCHOOL
Named to the Daily Herald All-Area first team in 2007 and 2008 ... Named All-Central Suburban League in 2007-08 ... Recorded a Maine West-record six saves in 2007 ... Played shortstop and pitched for the Warriors ... Team captain in 2007-08 ... Helped the Niles Braves summer team to a 2006 state championship ... Helped the Niles Renegades to a state championship in 2004 ... Competed in the Central Suburban League fall all-star game ... Participated in the Stevenson Showcase ... Four-year baseball letterwinner.

PERSONAL
Born Feb. 28, 1990 ... Parents are Rafael and Evelyn Santa Maria ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Has an older brother, Matt ... Member of the honor roll 2004-08 ... P.E. leader in 2008 ... Served as a Central Suburban League Leadership administrator in high school ... Craig Biggio is his favorite athlete.

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