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Cesar

Trejo

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Infield/Outfield
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Ragsdale
Major: Economics
Experience: High School

Bio

Honors

2018

Second Team All-SoCon Media/Coaches

SoCon Player of the Month (February)

SoCon Player of the Week (March 12)

Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week (March 12)

Preseason All-SoCon

Drafted in the 17th round by the Seattle Mariners

Academic All-SoCon

2017

Academic All-SoCon
Second Team All-Southern Conference (Coaches Poll)
Preseason First Team All-SoCon
SoCon Honor Roll

2016
D1Baseball.com Freshman All-American Second Team
Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
SoCon All-Freshman
SoCon All-Tournament
NCCSIA Second Team All-State

SoCon Honor Roll 

2018 (Junior): Second Team All-SoCon outfielder … SoCon Player of the Month in February … SoCon Player of the Week (March 12) … Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week (March 12) … Drafted in the 17th round of the MLB Draft by the Seattle Mariners … Hit for a .363 average with a team-high 26 extra-base hits, recording a .467 slugging percentage … Stole a team-high 22 bases in 24 attempts … Recorded 22 multi-hit games and drove in multiple runs in 13 games … Six triples ties for sixth-most in a season in school history … Drove in a season-high four runs in the first two games of the year against Appalachian State (Feb. 16 and 17), Marist (Mar. 2) Lipscomb (Mar. 17) and Samford (Apr. 20) … Started the season with a 20-game hit streak … Season-high four hits against Wake Forest (Feb. 28), going 4-for-5 with two RBI and two doubles … Hit five home runs … hit home runs in back-to-back games to open the year against Appalachian State (Feb. 16 and 17) … Homered again against Lafayette (Mar. 9) … Hit a go-ahead grand slam to earn a win over Lipscomb (Mar. 17) … Hit his next home run in the SoCon Tournament in the win over Wofford (May 25), going 3-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored … Drove in runs in five of the final six games.

2017 (Sophomore): Second Team All-Southern Conference designated hitter in the coaches poll… Preseason first team All-SoCon selection… Hit for a .280 average in 57 games… Led UNCG with 12 home runs, 56 RBI and a .521 slugging percentage… Hit 11 doubles and two triples while swiping four bases… Recorded just one error on the season… Earned 18 multi-hit games to go with a team-leading 17 multiple RBI games… Earned an 11-game hit streak and reached base safely in 17 consecutive games… Season-best four hits against ETSU (Apr. 2), finishing 4-for-5 with five RBI, four runs, a double and two home runs… Drove in five runs against Samford (May 20), going 2-for-3 with a run scored, a double and a home run… Went for four RBI against Elon (Mar. 7) and UNC Asheville (Mar. 28)… Tallied three hits against NC State (Feb. 28) and Mercer (Apr. 30)… Against Mercer, went 3-for-4 with two RBI, a run scored and two doubles… Hit home runs in back-to-back games against Lafayette (Mar. 16-17)… Went 2-for-4 with a some run, three RBI and scored twice in a victory at Elon (May 2)… Hit a solo home run in the Southern Conference Tournament against ETSU (May 26)… Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored on two solo home runs in the first round of the NCAA Clemson Regional against the host Tigers (June 2). 

2016 (Freshman): Earned Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors.. Southern Conference All-Freshman Honors… Earned SoCon All-Tournament honors after hitting for a .462 average and two home runs in the SoCon Tournament... Started 47 games, appearing in 51 as either the designated hitter or shortstop… Hit for a .363 average with 19 extra base hits… Hit seven doubles, three triples and was third on the team with nine home runs… drove in 30 runs and scored 43… Went a perfect 3-for-3 in stolen bases… Hit for a .587 Slugging percentage… 20 multi-hit games to go with six multi-RBI games… Ended the year on a season-best 10 game hit streak and 13 game reached base streak… Had his first collegiate hit in his first at bat against High Point (Feb. 20), hitting a double down the right field line… Drove in his first collegiate run against NC State (Mar. 1)… First multi-RBI game against Army (Mar. 4), driving in two and hitting his first career home run… Hit his first triple against UMES (Mar. 16), going 2-for-3… Drove in six runs and knocked out nine hits in the three game series with Marist (Mar. 18-20)… Homered against Campbell (Mar. 30) on a two-strike pitch and scored twice in the contest… Finished 2-for-3 with three RBI, a home run and two runs scored against Furman (Apr. 16)… Went a perfect 3-for-3 with four RBI, three runs scored and finished a double short of the cycle… Hit home runs in back-to-back games to start the SoCon Tournament (May 25-26).

High School: Played four seasons of varsity baseball for head coach Donnie Maness at Ragsdale High School … Named a High Honorable Mention preseason All-American by Perfect Game while earning Atlantic Region First Team laurels … Led the Tigers to 15 wins and an appearance in the state playoffs as a senior … Hit .340 with two home runs and 17 stolen bases as a junior … Earned All-Piedmont Triad Conference accolades … Competed for the South Charlotte Panthers during the summer under head coach Danny Hignight … Also played for the Hi-Toms legion program run by Greg Suire … Garnered A/B honor roll status every year of his high school career.

Personal: Cesar Onofre Trejo-Ziri … Born May 15, 1997 in Caracas, Venezuela … Son of Angel and Luz Trejo … Majoring economics. 

Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb so sb-att
2016.... .363 51-47 179 43 65 7 3 9 30 15 42 3-3
2017.... .280 57-57 211 40 59 11 2 12 56 25 63 4-6
2018.... .363 53-53 204 38 74 15 6 5 50 24 41 22-24
TOTAL... .333 161-157 594 121 198 33 11 26 136 64 146 29-33

 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Hits: 4 [t-10th], at ETSU, Apr 02, 2017 ; at Wake Forest, Feb 28, 2018 ; Marist, Mar 20, 2016 
Doubles: 2 [t-5th], Charlotte, Apr 03, 2018 ; at Mercer, Apr 30, 2017 ; at Wake Forest, Feb 28, 2018 
Triples: 1 [t-5th], 11 times
Home runs: 2 [t-1st], at ETSU, Apr 02, 2017 ; at Clemson, Jun 02, 2017 
Total bases: 11 [2nd], at ETSU, Apr 02, 2017 
RBI: 5 [t-6th], at ETSU, Apr 02, 2017 ; at Samford, May 20, 2017 
Runs scored: 4 [t-4th], at ETSU, Apr 02, 2017 ; Lafayette, Mar 16, 2017 
Walks: 3 [t-1st], Princeton, Mar 11, 2017 
Hit by pitch: 2 [t-1st], UNC Asheville, Mar 28, 2017 
Struck out: 3 [t-8th], 7 times
Sac flies: 1 [t-4th], 14 times
Sac bunts: 1 [t-5th], at Furman, Apr 16, 2016 ; East Tennessee State, Apr 24, 2016 
At bats: 6 [t-9th], at Wofford, Apr 28, 2018 ; at Lipscomb, Mar 17, 2018 
Stolen bases: 2 [t-6th], 6 times
Caught stealing: 1 [t-1st], 4 times
Field chances: 8, 4 times
Putouts: 5, 4 times
Assists: 7 [t-2nd], at Campbell, Mar 30, 2016 
 
CAREER ALL-TIME RANKINGS:
Most home runs: 2nd (26)
Most runs batted in: 2nd (136)
Most times struck out: 3rd (146)
Most sacrifice flies: 4th (14)
Most triples: t-4th (11)
Most total bases: 6th (331)
Most intentional walks: t-6th (3)
Most hits: 7th (198)
Highest slugging pct.: 8th (.557)
Most stolen bases: 9th (29)
Most runs scored: 10th (121)
Most times grounded into DP: t-10th (10)

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Highest stolen base pct.: t-1st (1.000 in 2016)
Most times struck out: 3rd (63 in 2017)
Most triples: t-4th (6 in 2018)
Most home runs: t-6th (12 in 2017)
Most intentional walks: t-6th (3 in 2018)
Most stolen bases: 7th (22 in 2018)
Most runs batted in: t-7th (56 in 2017)
Most sacrifice flies: t-7th (6 in 2017)
Highest slugging pct.: 9th (.587 in 2016)
Most stolen base attempts: 9th (24 in 2018)

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