Derrick May, Jr.
Derrick May, Jr.

Player Profile

Newark, Del.

High School:
Tatnall School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 184






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Villanova defeated Chicago State, 8-2, on March 15, 2013.

On May: Extremely athletic ... Plays solid defense at all three outfield positions and has a good arm ... Has made great progress offensively and swung the bat well during fall ball and preseason workouts ... Capable of making contributions in a variety of ways during the season.

2013: Saw action in 27 games and made five starts ... Went 1-for-20 (.050) at the plate with two walks, one hit by pitch and two runs scored ... Struck out 10 times ... Had two sacrifice bunts ... Pinch ran and scored the winning run in the 10th inning of a 4-3 win over Marist ... Had nine putouts in the outfield; BIG EAST: Played in 10 conference games with one start ... Went 1-for-7 (.143) at the plate with three strikeouts ... Made his first conference start against Connecticut ... Singled against Louisville for his first hit of the year ... Had two putouts in the outfield.

Tatnall School: Earned four varsity letters in both baseball as an outfielder and football as a wide receiver and defensive end ... Also received one varsity letter in basketball as a forward ... Earned first team all-conference honors in baseball all four years and was also a two-time all-state selection his junior and senior years ... As a football player earned first team all-conference accolades two times at both wide receiver and defensive end.

Personal: Born 11/9/93 in Newark, Del. ... Oldest of three children of Derrick and Alicia May ... Has two younger siblings, Donovan (18) and Devon (14) ... Father and grandfather, Dave May, each played in the major leagues and brother, Donovan, is a freshman playing for Villanova ... Mother played collegiate volleyball at Delaware State ... Also has an uncle who played college baseball at Delaware ... Hobbies include lifting weights, bowling, swimming, snowboarding, reading and watching scary movies ... Chose to attend Villanova for the opportunity to grow as a student-athlete ... Has yet to declare a major.


At Bats                   3                       3/2/13 - at Florida State
Runs Scored               1                       Two times (4/24/13 - Saint Peter's)
Hits                      1                       5/4/13 - Louisville
Total Bases               1                       5/4/13 - Louisville
Walks                     1                       Two times (3/15/13 - Chicago State)
Putouts                   2                       Two times (3/24/13 - Cornell)


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