Manhattan Baseball BIO
10 Brandon Valls
Hit .326 (14-for-43), including .421 during MAAC play, with 14 hits, eight runs, one triple, seven RBI and one walk while posting a .370 OBP… Played in 21 games, starting nine … Hit safely in five-of-six to end the year, finishing up 8-for-21 (.381) with two RBI, a run and a walk ... Was 2-for-4 against Rider (5/25) at the MAAC Championship ... Was 3-for-7 with a run and a RBI over pair of wins against Saint Peter's (5/18; 5/20) … In the finale, delivered a pair of hits to help Manhattan clinching a MAAC Tournament berth… Went 2-for-3 in victory over Canisius (5/13)… Was 3-for-7 with three RBI and three runs in doubleheader at Maine (4/15) … Singled and drove in a run against UAlbany (4/12).
Transferred to Manhattan after playing two seasons at Dean College under the direction of Seth Kaplin … Earned two letters for the Boomers … Hit .337 as a sophomore as Dean claimed its first regional title in 50 years … Won the Coaches Award as a freshman after batting .329 … Garnered Athletic Academic Achievement awards in each of his two years while earning his Associate's Degree with a 3.8 GPA … Played his prep ball at Westminster Christian High School under the direction of Emil Castellanos ... Lettered twice for the Warriors … Born on May 16, 1996 ... Son of Jorge and Ana Valls … Has a brother Jorge ... Enjoys fishing … Is majoring in biology at Manhattan with aspirations of working in medicine.
|High School:||Westminster Christian / Dean CC|