Juan Miguel Torres

Juan Miguel Torres, Coach
Juan Miguel Torres joins the staff for the 2018 season after having starred at Franklin K. Lane HS in Queens. As a five-tool shortstop, Torres led New York City in RBI with 31 in his sophomore campaign while hitting for a .379 batting average. His junior year he hit 5 home runs, stole 20 bases and hit for a .421 batting average. When pitched to in his senior season, he hit .479 with 4 HR. Juan Miguel turned down the opportunities to be drafted by multiple clubs as well as a post-draft free agent contract to honor his commitment to Faulkner State CC in Alabama. Unfortunately, academic struggles came into play and Juan Miguel was unable to further advance his athletic career. Using his own personal life experiences, he is the perfect mentor for young student-athletes with the Nine.