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Rob Amaro

INF/C
Position
6'3''
Height
205 lbs.
Weight
Redshirt Junior
Class
R/R
B/T
Bensalem, Pa.
Hometown
William Penn Charter
High School

2013
Did not play because of injury

2012

Played in one game

2011
Saw time in nine games, making seven plate appearances
Earned first career hit vs. Richmond, a single to left (4/20)

2010
Did not compete
Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

WILLIAM PENN CHARTER

Drafted by Philadelphia Phillies in 40th round of 2009 MLB Draft
Ranked No. 222 by Perfect Game
Three-time All-InterAc League honoree
Two-time All-City honoree
Team MVP, captain in 2009
Led team to 22-4 record with No. 1 ranking in Southeastern Pennsylvania in 2009
Coached by Rick Mellor
Named to school’s honor roll all four years

PERSONAL
Full name is Robert David Amaro
Parents are David and Jennifer Amaro
Mother played field hockey and lacrosse at Duke; father played baseball at Duke
Uncle, Ruben Amaro, played at Major League level with the Phillies and Cleveland Indians and is currently the GM for the Phillies
Has one brother, Andrew
Enjoys volleyball and ping-pong