Julian Placencia

#20 Julian Placencia

POS. C
HT. 5-11
WT. 185
CL. Jr.
B/T R/R
HOMETOWN New Windsor, N.Y.
HIGH SCHOOL Burke Catholic HS
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Niagara CC

Prior to Newberry

Niagara County CC
Made two JUCO World Series appearances in 2016 and 2017...Played for head coach Matt Clingersmith.

Lynn
Redshirted.

Burke Catholic High School
Played three years on the varsity squad under head coach Mike Paravati...Named Team MVP during his senior season of 2013.

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Personal
Son of Miguel and Monica Palcencia...Favorite movie is The Rookie...Favorite TV show is Prison Break...Role model is Jose Altuve...Pregame ritual is to wear dress socks with his uniform...Favorite athlete is Willson Contreras...Favorite food is rice and beans...Favorite sport to watch is baseball...Hobbies include reading and fishing...Favorite quote is, "Champions are made when no one is looking." (Tim Gansrow)...Career ambition is to play professional baseball...Best athletic moment was playing in back-to-back JUCO World Series...Sister, Gabrielle, played two years of softball at Monroe CC and is currently in her first year at Nyack.