25 - Steve Perone
Steve Perone
Height: 5-9
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Skillman, N.J.
High School: Montgomery
Position: INF
Major: Physical Education
Bats/Throws: L/R

2012 (Junior): Started in all 40 games that he appeared in, all at designated hitter… Batted .290 with two homers and 23 RBIs… Second on the team with 12 doubles and five sacrifice flies and third with 18 walks… Had 12 multi-hit games, including a pair of four-hit performances… Also had five multi-RBI games… Opened the year by going 1-1 with two walks and a sacrifice fly in the first game against Penn St.-Harrisburg before delivering another sac fly in the second game (2/18)… Went 3-8 with five RBIs and two doubles against CCNY (2/25)… In the final game at Polytechnic, went 4-6 with two RBIs and a double (3/11) before following up with another four hits to go with a home run, a double and two RBIs against Penn St.-Berks (3/15)… Perfect 3-3 performance to go with two RBIs in the opener of a doubleheader against Mary Washington (4/7)… Drew three walks and scored three times in a win at No. 21 Shenandoah (4/29)… Had a pair of hits in the ECAC Semifinal against Marywood (5/19) before recording three base knocks and three runs in the ECAC Championship against Penn St.-Behrend (5/20).

2011 (Sophomore): Appeared in 33 games while starting 30 primarily at designated hitter and in the sixth spot of the order… Hit .296/.405/.388 with six doubles, a home run and 21 RBIs… Recorded seven multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games… Went a perfect 3-3 with a run scored, two RBIs and a double in game two against Gallaudet (Feb. 19)… Also drew a walk against the Bison… Drove in three runs against Eastern (Pa.) on March 9... Drove in three runs with a home run and two runs scored in a CAC Playoff victory over York (Apr. 15)… Recorded a season-long nine-game hit streak from March 2 to March 13 where he raised his average 83 points.

High School:  
Played baseball (Peter Mueller)...Team MVP and captain senior year...As a junior named honorable mention All-Skyland Conference...Team One National Showcase, Omaha, Nebraska...As a senior first team All-Skyland Conference...Second team All-Somerset County...First team All-Princeton Packet..Third team all-area...Batted .373...Four homers...24 runs batted in.

Personal:  Born 8/19/1989...Son of Steve and Jill Perone...Has one brother, Kevin.