Peter Verdin
Peter  Verdin


Alexandria, Va.

High School:
Paul VI

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205





Curt Powell and Patrick Boling Selected in MLB Draft

Curt Powell and Patrick Boling Selected in MLB Draft


Thirty-Nine Student-Athletes Receiving Degrees

Thirty-Nine Student-Athletes Receiving Degrees


Catching Up With Hunter Cole

Catching Up With Hunter Cole


19 Bulldogs Earn SEC Academic Honors

19 Bulldogs Earn SEC Academic Honors


UGA Leads SEC Academic Honor Roll List

UGA Leads SEC Academic Honor Roll List

UGA Career: Batted .295-10-74 with 47 stolen bases in 219 games including 180 starts.

2012 (Senior):Appeared in 57 games with 50 starts (28-RF, 22-CF), batting .307-0-24 as team went 31-26

*Finished career ranked eighth in school history with 219 games played including 180 starts

*Ended career ranked sixth in stolen bases with 47 including going team-best 15-for-17 in 2012

*Hit .625 (5-8) with four walks and two runs scored in the series with #18 Ole Miss

*Tied career-high with 3 RBI game versus #10 Kentucky on March 31

*Batted .417 (5-12) with three runs scored, three RBI in series at #4 LSU

*Matched career-high with four hit game in win over #4 South Carolina on May 12

*Hit .500 (3-6) with a walk, hit by pitch and two stolen bases in two games at SEC Tournament

*Team-best 16 two-out RBI, also hit a team-high 13 times and tied for most sacrifice bunts with seven

*Posted a .992 fielding percentage in 127 total chances (121 putouts, 5 assists, 1 error) and helped turn two double plays

*Named to 2012 UGA Dean's List, to the UGA Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll and SEC Academic Honor Roll

2011 (Junior): Selected in the 39th round by the Washington Nationals in the 2011 MLB Draft
*Played in 63 games with 52 starts (35-RF, 17-LF)
*Helped team to NCAA Corvallis Regional Final and a 33-32 overall record
*Batted .258 with one home run and 15 RBI, also team-best 13 SB
*Hit .277 with one home run and 10 RBI in SEC action
*Started three game and appeared in all four of the NCAA Corvallis Regional, scored the winning run in 5-4 walk-off victory over No. 25 Creighton in 11 innings after reaching on a two-out single and then moving to second on a stolen base
*Registered 3-hit games against Charleston Southern, #3 Vanderbilt and then Auburn at the SEC Tournament in Hoover, Ala.
*Hit first home run of the year against #3 Vanderbilt on May 19 going 3-for-4 with two RBI in 5-4 victory
*Batted .333 (5-for-15) at the SEC Tournament in late May in Hoover, Ala.

*Named to the Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll

2010 (Sophomore): Played in all 53 games with 52 starts (51-RF, 1-LF) and batted .307 with seven home runs and 27 RBI overall and .303-2-9 in SEC action
*Posted a .971 fielding percentage in 104 total chances with four assists
*Team-high 15 stolen bases in 17 attempts
*Ranked second on the team with 20 multiple-hit games and had a 10-game hitting streak
*Tied career-high with 3-RBI game against Stetson on Feb. 28
*Career-best 4-for-5, four runs scored, two home runs and 3 RBI game versus Siena on March 12
*Also registered four-hit games against Tennessee on May 9 (4-for-4) and Ga. State on May 11 (4-for-5)
*Hit .417 (5-for-12) with seven runs scored and six RBI in the Siena series in March
*Batted .333 (5-for-15) with five runs scored in the series at #4 LSU in April

2009 (Freshman):
*Played in 46 games with 26 starts (20-RF, 6-LF), batting .316 with two home runs and eight RBI
*Committed just one error in 50 chances
*Hit .320 in SEC games
*Started in each game of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional and went 3-for-9
*Went 3-for-8 in the SEC Tournament
*Had two hits including an RBI double vs. #7 Ole Miss in the SEC Tournament on May 20
*Went 2-for-3 with a walk and a run scored vs. #17 Florida on May 3
*Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and two stolen bases vs. Jacksonville State on April 29
*Went 2-for-5 at #11 Ole Miss on April 24
*Hit a pinch-hit two-run home run, the first of his career, vs. Winthrop on April 8

High School:

*A graduate of Paul VI Catholic where he played for Billy Emerson
*Four-year letternan and a three-time All-State selection
*Led the Panthers to the 2008 state championship and a No. 11 national ranking and the 2007 Washington Catholic Athletic Conference title
*Hit .380 with three home runs and 23 RBI and had a team-high 14 stolen bases as a senior
*Batted a team-best .458 with 22 RBI and 20 stolen bases as a junior and .436 with 41 runs scored and 30 stolen bases as a sophomore
*Attended Perfect Game National Showcase and was among the top 50 players in the country to watch
*Part of the Midland Redskins Connie Mack World Series Championship quad that went 54-6, batted .467 (7-for-15) with seven RBI and 5 stolen bases during playoff run to the title
*Led the Midland Braves 2006 summer league team in hits, RBI doubles, triples, home runs, stolen bases and made just one error in 74 games
*Attended the Perfect Game National Showcase and ranked among the top prep players in the country

*Born March 19, 1990
*Son of Peter and Patty Verdin
*Major: Business


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