Vance  Vizcaino

8Vance Vizcaino


Wake Forest, N.C.

High School:
Wakefield HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175



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• Went 2-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored in his collegiate debut at UNLV on Feb. 15.
• Followed that up with a 2-for-3, two-RBI effort in an 8-3 win over the Rebels in the first game of a doubleheader the next day.
• Scored four runs while going 2-for-4 with a pair of walks, two RBIs and a stolen base in UT's 16-0 win over Alcorn State on March 8.

• Graduated from Wakefield High School where he was coached by Ed Hall.
• Selected by the New York Mets in the 31st round (950th overall) in the 2012 MLB First-Year Player Draft.
• Named a 2012 Rawlings All-Atlantic Region Honorable Mention selection.
• Participated in the Area Code Games twice, playing with the Oakland Athletics squad in 2010 and Washington Nationals team in 2011.
• Also took part in the 2011 East Coast Pro Showcase at Alliance Bank Stadium in Syracuse, N.Y.
• Named the 2012 Cap Eight Player of the Year.
• Also earned Cap Eight first team all-conference honors in both 2011 and 2012.
• Hit .394 as a junior to help lead Wakefield to a 20-4 record and a conference championship in 2011.
• Ranked as the 47th-best shortstop in the 2012 draft by
• Listed as one of the Top 1000 players in the nation by Perfect Game.
• Played summer baseball with the Delmarva Canes.

• Full name is Vance JR Gregory Vizcaino
• Born August 1, 1994
• Son of Junior and Debbie Vizcaino
• Has one sibling, Gabrielle
• His father, Junior, played in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization from 1987-90 and is currently a national crosschecker for the Kansas City Royals.



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