Last season, he had an excellent year as the right-hand setup pitcher for the staff ... Sustained a back injury during the fall campaign and had to have offseason surgery ... Will redshirt this season to rehabilitate his back ... Throws three pitches for strikes, a hard, sinking fastball, a good curve and a change-up.
2005 (Jr.): Made 24 appearances, second most on the team ... Registered a 5-0 mark with two saves and a 2.66 ERA in 44.0 innings pitched ... Struck out 25, walked 12 and opponents hit .277 against him ... Finished with a 2-0 record with a save and a 2.66 ERA in 20.1 innings of conference-only action ... Picked up his lone save against Alabama (3/29), pitching two innings, giving up two hits and striking out one ... Pitched one-third of an inning against Mercer and picked up a win, striking out the batter ... Pitched 4.2 innings against Arkansas State in game two, giving up one run on three hits and striking out one ... Season-high four strikeouts against Saint Louis (4/15), where he pitched 3.1 innings, gave up three hits and walked one ... Earned his second win of the season at Lamar, pitching two innings, giving up one hit and striking out one ... Pitched two-thirds of an inning against UAB, giving up one unearned run on one hit and one strikeout to earn a win (5/8) ... Pitched five innings of relief at Houston (5/19), giving up two runs on two hits, walking one and striking out two ...
Junior College: Two-year starter at Copiah-Lincoln Community College for Coach Keith Case ... As a sophomore, he finished with a 7-3 record and a 3.70 ERA in 47.0 innings pitched and struck out 31 batters, while walking 15 ... Helped lead Copiah-Lincoln to a 34-17 record and an appearance in the NJCAA South Region 23 Finals ... They finished second in the region and third in the state ... Named second-team all-state and Second-Team All-Region 23 ... As a freshman in 2003, he finished with a 6-6 record and a 4.20 ERA in 70 innings pitched ... Struck out 55 batters and walked 12.
Prep: Four-year letterwinner for Coach Trey Bayliss at Jackson Prep in Jackson, Miss. ... Named one of the top seniors in the state of Mississippi by The Clarion Ledger ... Two-time all-conference performer and played in the Mississippi Private School Association's all-star game as a senior ... Posted a 7-2 record with an 1.28 ERA as a senior, helping lead Jackson Prep to the first round of the state championships ... As a junior, he finished 5-2 with a 2.36 ERA, helping lead Jackson Prep to a 19-11 record and the semifinals of the Mississippi Private School Association Class 3A State Tournament ... Also lettered in football.
Personal: Son of Fred and Becky Perrett ... Majoring in community health science ... Enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time ... Born Oct. 5, 1983.
Perrett's Career Statistics
Year ERA W-L G-GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO
2005 (Jr.) 2.66 5-0 23-0 0 2 44.0 46 16 13 12 25