Not bad for a player who was the No. 3 man on his 9-10-year-old team in Danville that captured the Pennsylvania State Championship. But he displayed an ability to hit as evidenced by his place in the batting order, leadoff.
"I want to get better and will never stop working to achieve that goal," Renz said. "And along with my coaches and teammates I would be remiss if I didn't thank my father for being there for me right through the formative years until now, he's truly been an inspiration."