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HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner for Bill Leiby at Riverview High School ... Hit .443 with nine home runs, 24 RBI and drew 28 walks in being named to the All-County first team and Hillsborough County 6A Baseball Player of the Year as a senior ... Broke five school records as a senior: home runs (9), walks (28), slugging percentage (1.066), extra base hits (22) and triples (3) ... Also threw out 78% of would-be base stealers ... Led 6A Hillsborough in batting average as both a junior and senior ... Team captain as a junior and senior ... Led the county with nine home runs as a senior ... Also named to the St. Petersburg Times All-Suncoast First Team and the Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Team ... Third-team all-state selection as a junior after hitting .440 and leading his team in RBI and home runs ... Threw out 66 percent of would-be base stealers and also earned first-team all-conference and second-team all-county honors as a junior ... 2005 Tampa Tribune Baseball Player of the Year ... 2005 Hillsborough County Athlete of the Year ... Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American ... Rated as the best player to ever come out of Riverview High School by the Tampa Tribune ... Selected as the 2005 Saladino All-Tournament catcher ... Graduated with honors with a 4.1 GPA.
PERSONAL Garrett James Maines was born on February 7, 1987 ... He is the son of Jim and Donna Maines ... Has two sisters: Krystal Watts (23) and Kaycie (21) ... Major: Business.