6 - Derrick Chung|
|Previous School:||Artesia HS|
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Made 51 starts at shortstop, missing three games during the season due to an ankle injury...hit .291 with four homers and 33 RBI...posted a .378 on base percentage...successfully stole seven bases in seven chances...posted 14 multi-hit games and nine multiple RBI games...posted two home runs and 11 RBI during conference play...registered a .944 fielding percentage for the season in 268 chances.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Appeared in 17 contests during his freshman campaign, including six starts at shortstop...hit .276 with a double and two RBI...collected four sacrifices on the season...appeared in five contests as a reliever late in the season...allowed 10 hits and six runs in 8.1 innings of work...struck out five while walking just one batter.
A 2007 graduate of Artesia High School in Lakewood, Calif...was MVP of the Suburban League in 2007...played shortstop and pitched for the Pioneers and coach Michael Gaoghagan...was named second team all-Suburban League in 2005...earned team MVP honors in 2005 and 2007...was recipient of the President’s Award of Educational Excellence and the United States Army Reserve National Scholar/Athlete Award.
Born Feb. 23, 1988...parents are Byung Soo and Hyo Kyung Chung...major is undeclared...following his playing days, would like to run his own company...interested in the stock market, investment banking and international business.