The Seminoles welcome 13 newcomers to this year's team.
Played both baseball and football at Stoneman Douglas High School...posted a .550 batting average with three home runs and 22 RBI as a junior...followed that performance by hitting .481 with two home runs and 25 RBI during his senior campaign...was during his junior year in high school Derek batted .550 avg. with 3 home runs and 22 RBI's... senior year he batted .481 avg. with 2 home runs and 25 RBI's...named to 2013 Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason Florida Region second team...played in the FACA All-Star game...honored on the Miami Herald All-Broward 8A-6A first team as a designated hitter.
Son of Keith Fritz and Marisol Vega... has five siblings - three sisters and two brothers... exploratory major...born on December 22, 1994.