On Gomez: Has shown steady receiving skills behind the plate and the potential to become an offensive force as well ... Gained experience as a backup catcher during his freshman season.
2010: Played in eight games and batted .250 (2-8) with two RBI ... Struck out twice in eight plate appearances ... Had a .250 on-base percentage and a .250 slugging percentage ... Delivered run-scoring singles against Norfolk State and St. Bonaventure ... Registered 15 putouts and one assist behind the plate with no errors.
St. Ignatius Prep: Lettered four years in baseball and also played basketball ... Teammate of fellow incoming freshman Paul Rambaud ... Led his team in home runs, RBI and slugging percentage all four years ... Named an all-conference and all-area performer as a junior ... Achieved First Honors status all four years academically.
Personal: Born 12/11/90 in Chicago ... Younger of two children of Jorge Gomez and Eliana Santos ... Has an older sister, Alexa (21), who played rugby at Loyola University ... Majoring in Business.