Billy Munich

Billy Munich

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Macero, CA

High School:
Jesuit High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 225

Position:
C

Experience:
2V

B-T:
S-R

OREGON STATE: Among OSU's 17 returning lettermen ... OSU head coach Pat Casey says: "Billy is the returning catcher who has the experience. We really need Billy to have a solid year behind the plate and offensively." ... (2004) As a sophomore, Pacific-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... April 18 vs. Portland, second game, 2-for-3, 1 double, 1 RBI ... April 17 at Sacramento State, 1-for-4, 1 run ... Feb. 14 vs. Gonzaga, 1-for-3, 1 RBI, 1 run, 1 walk. (2003) As a freshman, had a hit in 8 of last 13 games batted ... April 12 vs. Washington State, first career homer, walked 3 times ... March 8 at Portland, first career hit ... Feb. 22 vs. New Mexico, hit by pitch 2 times.

JESUIT HIGH: Lettered 2 years for coach Joe Potulny ... as a senior, batted .372, 1 homer, 3 triples, 8 doubles, 38 RBIs; all-league first team, all-city second team; selected for Optimist All-Star Game ... prep teammates included J.P. Howell, baseball, Texas; Brett Dalton, baseball, California-Irvine; Corey Cabral, baseball, San Jose State; Joey Toderoff, baseball, California ... 3.9 GPA.

PERSONAL: Majoring in Construction Engineering Management; may become a contractor ... born in Tuscaloosa, Alab. ... parents are Bill and Marcia Munich ... father played football for Dartmouth; uncle Charlie Owens played pro tennis ... enjoys video games, politics ... top athletic thrill was catching no-hitter for Mat-Su Miners in Alaska League ... favorite athlete is Bill Mueller; favorite movie is Evil Dead II; favorite TV show is Family; favorite actor is Bruce Campbell; favorite book is Dark Tower IV by Stephen King; favorite group is Metallica ... chose OSU for chance to play in Pac-10.

OREGON STATE CAREER STATISTICS - BATTING
YEARAVG.G/GSABRHBI2B3BHRBBSOHPSB-ATTTBSLUG
2003.23522/13346830017640-111.324
2004.12824/13476651004710-17.149
TOTALS.17346/268112148101111350-118.222



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