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#24 Matt Packer
Position: Infielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Bakersfield / Taft
Experience: Junior College
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2013: Appeared in 18 games, starting 15 of them … started every game at second base except for one, which he started at third base … posted a batting average of .200 but earned an on base percentage of .339 … drove in three runs … tied for second on the team with two home runs … three of his ten total hits went for extra bases … ranked fourth on the team in HBP (6) … also tied for the team lead in stolen base percentage after successfully stealing two bases in two attempts … had a .946 fielding percentage … had a season high two-hit game twice, once against Western Carolina (Feb 23) and once against Mercer (March 2, Game 1).

PRIOR TO MIAMI: Began his collegiate career at Chapman University, but did not see any action … attended Taft Junior College in 2011, his redshirt freshman season … batted .273 with three home runs and 20 runs batted in … stole 10 bases.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Stockdale High School in Bakersfield, Calif., … lettered twice at second base … served as team captain as a senior … hit .340 with eight doubles, two triples and a home run … drove in 22 runs … led the team with 22 walks … named an all-league infielder and to the all-county team as a senior … was the team's offensive MVP … helped the Mustangs to CIF Division I championships in 2009 (34-3) and 2010 (30-6).

PERSONAL: Son of David and Marilyn Packer … born April 7, 1992 in Bakersfield, Calif., … a sports management major.

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