Mike Espiritu Athlete Profile

#13 Mike Espiritu

Position: Catcher Height: 5-10 Weight: 200 Roster Years: 1991-1994 Hometown: Seaside, CA

Personal

Born in Carmel, Calif ... mother is Elvita Lacuata ... raised by his grandparents, Celistina and the late Francisco Lacuata ... heritage is Filipino ... majored in hotel management.

Before BYU

Was all-league as a quarterback at Monterey High ... was league MVP in baseball.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA
1991 .328 23 61 12 20 3 0 0 8 15 7 2 1-1
1992 .387 46-44 163 34 63 14 0 5 50 92 21 8 4-6
1993 .351 47-41 104 24 35 4 0 2 46 109 16 24 2-2
1994 .384 49-45 164 53 63 10 1 6 33 93 41 12 3-5



1992 | Sophomore Year

Second team All-District Seven

1994 | Senior Year

All-Western Athletic Conference ... won BYU's Cameron Tuckett Award ... hit the game-winning homer against Fresno State to help BYU win the WAC title.