DANNY
CRUZ

#11

Junior
Infielder
5' 10"” 170 lbs.
Bats-R, Throws R

 


The top returning hitter (.352) on the Eagles, his home run beat Westland Hialeah last season. A goos student, he was named All-District last year by MiamiDadeHighSchoolBaseball.com. Danny made an immediate impact as a freshman, starting all 23 games and finishing third on the varsity in batting average and leading the team in stolen bases. As an 8th-grader, he played on the Southwest freshmen team.

THE CRUZ FILES:

Favorite team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Favorite player: Derek Jeter
Favorite food: Cuban
Favorite teacher: Ms. Rubin
Middle school: Everglades K-8 center
Youth league: Tamiami
Career goal: Doctor or other math-related field
Walk-up song: Visionary by Farruko
Nickname: Rookie
Fun Fact: Likes playing video games