UALR Baseball BIO
1 Petr Sila
2014: Played in 35 games with 25 starts 23 in left field and one at second base and right field… Posted a .288 batting average and .430 on-base percentage while finishing tied for third on the team with nine stolen bases… Picked up his first career hit on March 30 at ULM and also drove in his first run… Went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in the 9-2 win over Georgia State on April 6… Drew a season-high four walks in the Trojans’ 7-5 win at WKU on April 26… Hit a homer and a single in the 10-7 win against Grambling on April 29… Had three hits against Texas State in a loss on May 10… Went 3-for-3 with two stolen bases on the final day of the season as UALR lost 7-2 to Arkansas State on May 17... Named to the Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll for achieving a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49.
Prior to UALR: Played for Redlands CC under head coach Matt Newgent for two seasons… Named All-Region in 2013 after batting .372 with three home runs and 18 stolen bases… Batted .391 with three home runs and 25 stolen bases his freshman season… Graduated HS from Gymnazium Nad Stolov in the Czech Republic in 2011.
Personal: Born Jan. 3, 1992 in Prague, Czech Republic… Son of Lenka Jiratova and Jiri Sila… Has one brother, Tomas, and one sister, Marketa… Majoring in International Business.