|Hometown:||Laguna Niguel, Calif.|
|High School:||Dana Hills HS|
UC Santa Barbara
In 22 games, Maris had 84 plate appearances for 12 hits and 6 walks. Slammed 2 doubles and 2 home runs. Finished the season with 14 RBIs and 10 runs. In the infield, picked up 46 assists, 28 put outs and 5 double plays. In his first game of the season at Fresno State (2/16), Maris recorded 4 put outs, 6 assists and 1 double play on top of 1 home run and 1 RBI.
In his first season with the Gauchos, Peter provided Coach Checketts with a reliable defensive option at SS and 2B...he appeared in 34 games starting 26 and batted .186 in 86 at bats...season highlights included a clutch pinch hit RBI single in extra innings at USC on April 18 that helped seal a Gaucho victory...also had 2 hits and a walk against Cal Poly on May 20
A three-year letter winner for head coach Tom Faris at Dana Hills High ... He played shortstop for the Dolphins ... His junior year he was Second Team All-League batting .387 and was also the MVP in the Lions Tournament ... As a senior, year he was First Team All-League ... Batted .294.
Peter Louis Maris III was born on September 16, 1993 in Anaheim to his parents Pete and Rose Ann ... He has an undeclared major ... His favorite teams are the Lakers and the Angels ... Favorite movie is Step Brothers and his favorite musician is Drake ... He enjoys wakeboarding in his free time and his favorite athlete is Robinson Cano ... Also recruited by Cal State Northridge and Concordia.