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15 Matt Packer
Matt  Packer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Germantown, Tenn.

High School:
Christian Brothers

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 190

Position:
LHP/1B

Experience:
HS

B/T:
R/L

Prep
• Three-year letterwinner in baseball as a pitcher, first baseman and outfielder at Christian Brothers under Buster Kelso
• Hit a school-record .496 producing 64 hits, a school record 27 doubles and school records 10 home runs and 71 RBIs as a senior
• Posted a school record 14-0 mark with a record 180 strikeouts and 0.48 ERA in 87 innings as a senior
• Named to the Louisville Slugger National High School All-American team
• Also named Western Tennessee All-Conference Division II. all-metro, Best of Preps - Baseball Athlete of the Year, Tenn. Baseball Report two-way team and all-state
• Named to the ABCA All-American Team
• Member of the National Honor Society, honor council and Lation National Honor Society

Personal
• Parents are Mike and Michelle Packer
• Born Aug. 28, 1987 in Rockville, Md.
• Has one brother - Mike
• Father played football at Slippery Rock and mother was a gymnast at Slippery Rock

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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