2008-09 Baseball
Derik Grimes
Derik Grimes
No.: 5
Pos.: IF
Cl.: Fr.
Ht./Wt.: 6-2/210
B/T: R/R
Hometown/Last School: Jacksonville, Fla./Mandarin
Rosters: 2008-09 Baseball
2007-08 Baseball
As a freshman (2008): Sat out the season as a redshirt...earned A-Sun Academic All-Conference honors.

High School: Four-year starter at third and first base for Marc Lassiat at Mandarin High School…as a senior team captain, he earned all-conference and team MVP honors after hitting .450 with four home runs, four triples and six doubles…as a junior, he garnered all-conference accolades after hitting .480 with a home run, three triples and seven doubles…as a sophomore, he went .390 at the plate with two home runs, a triple and five doubles…as a freshman, he batted .300 with three doubles…member of the Honor Roll all four years.

Personal: Born Sept. 30, 1988, in Jacksonville, Fla…son of Gordon and Carol…has a sister, Krista…major is physical education-sports administration.