Player Name & Number: Santiago A. Montes #32
Primary Position: Pitcher
Secondary Position: First & Third Base
Shoe Size: 13-14
High School Attending: Robert Vela High School, Edinburg TX
Graduation Year: 2026
College Interest: Vanderbilt/Stanford
Favorite MLB Team: Astros, Royals, Washington
Favorite MLB Player: Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole
Your Goals for the 2021 season: Continue to improve, play very game like its your last, play like you have nothing to lose, leave everything on the field, be confident in myself, never give up, be a leader, be mentally tough, practice with purpose, take pride in everything I do.
Something about you or what you enjoy doing outside baseball: I love to compete and view academics as a sport competing at it. I am a 97%+ student and enjoy reading. My goals are to attend Stanford or Vanderbilt university as a student athlete. Part of those aspirations include a career in orthopedic surgery or as an anesthesiologist. Additionally, I am a regular Altar Server for my middle school, Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic and also serve at Sunday masses.