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Mike Pierce
Mike Pierce

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clovis, Calif.

High School:
Clovis High HS

Last College:
Fresno CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210

Position:
Catcher

Birthdate:
04/19/1984

Bats/Throws:
Right/Right

Fresno City College: Lettered under head coach Ron Scott ... first-team all-conference selection.

Other Teams: San Francisco Giants Area Code Team, Dodger Elite Team.

Clovis High School: Three-year letterwinner as a catcher under head coach James Patrick ... team MVP his senior year ... selected to play in the City/County All-Star Game ... All-Tri-River Athletic Conference and All-State honoree ... team captain ... led team to conference and Valley titles with a 27-6 record ... Cougars also captured 2001 Valley Championship his junior year with a 25-11 mark ... as a sophomore, CHS clinched the TRAC title with a 25-6 ledger ... sported a career .305 batting average with seven homers and 46 RBI ... also recorded 55 hits ... named to the Principal's Honor Roll.

Personal: Michael Richard Pierce was born April 19, 1984, in Fresno, Calif. ... son of Richard and Bev Pierce ... father works in law enforcement and mother is a homemaker ... has three brothers, Brian, Jason and Jeff ... Brian played baseball at Fresno State (2002-03) ... has one sister, Brittany ... drafted in the tenth round by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the June 2002 amateur draft ... selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 39th round of the June 2003 amateur draft ... teammate of Brandon Miller at Clovis High School ... enjoys weightlifting and hunting ... favorite athlete is Ivan Rodriguez ... biggest athletic thrill was winning two Valley Championships ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the coaching staff, the potential of the program and he always wanted to play there.

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