Summer League (`02): Played in Little Falls, New York with the Mohawk Valley Redlegs with three other FAU teammates...hit .330 with three home runs and eight doubles...named to the All-Star Team for his efforts.
As a junior (`02): Led the team with a .361 average...took part in three of FAU's six back-toback homers during the season...hit two homers against Rider, one was possibly the longest shot down the right field line in FAU history, for a season-high six RBIs and five hits...named Player of- the Week on March 25 after hitting three homers in four games with a .667 average, 11 RBIs, a 1.22 slugging percentage, and a .684 onbase percentage...in A-Sun play hit .376 with a team-leading 35 hits...compiled 20 multiple hits and 10 multiple RBI games.
JUCO (`00-`01): Played for Lloyd Simmons at Seminole State Junior College...his freshman year the team placed third at the JUCO World Series in Grand Junction Colorado...as a sophomore he held a .326 batting average and hit 10 home runs.
Summer League:A member of the Memphis All-American Tournament team and the 17-year old World Series Tournament team.
High School: Attended Westfield High School and played for Rick Lynch...four-time All-District and All-Area member...named High School MVP in 1999 and played in the Texas High School All-State game...participated in the AABC, Connie Mack CABA and Mickey Mantle World Series.
Personal: Communication major...son of Bill and Brenda Pali...born December 10, 1980 in Hosuton, Texas.