9 Esteban Puerta
Esteban  Puerta

RS Junior

Cooper City, FL

High School:
American Heritage

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185



FAU’s Student Athletes Post the Program’s Highest G.P.A.

Every women’s team (11) averaged a 3.0 G.P.A. or higher


G.M. Shamrocks Top Team Mama Jama in FAU World Series

Owls conclude fall practices


Update: Owls Playing in Summer Leagues

16 Owls had fantastic summer seasons


Sixteen Owls Take Part in Summer Leagues

FAU Baseball Players continue to play over summer


Late Inning Heroics Propel Owls to 8-1 Win in NCAA Regional

Esteban Puerta: 2-for-4, home run, double, four RBI

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Sophomore (2015): 
- Played in 56 games, making 55 starts
- Hit .305 with 11 doubles and seven home runs
- Drove in 36 runs while scoring 34
- Slugged .487 with an on-base percentage of .432
- Drew 36 walks and was hit by a pitch eight times
- Hit first career triple at Southern Miss on April 17
- Recorded first career multi-home run game at WKU on May 14
- Drew three walks at UTSA on March 27

RS Freshman (2014):
- Started 26 games and played in 38
- Hit .276 with four doubles, two home runs and 18 RBI
- Tallied eight runs and committed just two errors
- Had five multi-RBI games and hit doubles in three consecutive games early in the season
- Went 4-for-5 with an RBI double in FAU's win at Florida on April 1 and was 3-of-4 with three runs and two RBI at Marshall on April 6
- Hit first career home run at UTSA on March 7.
- Named Conference USA Hitter of the Week on April 7 after hitting .533 on the week and .800 with runners on, including a 4-for-4 performance with a double and RBI in FAU's win at No. 12 Florida.

Freshman (2013): Redshirted.

High School:
- Was an honorable mention All-American and hit the most home runs in Broward County as a junior at American Heritage-Plantation for Head Coach Bruce Aven
- Named first team all-county selection as a junior.

Personal:Son of Julian Puerta and Amparo Cabal...computer science major who after playing days are complete wants to become a software programmer...enjoys skimboarding and longboarding.


Ice Cream Flavor.....Cotton Candy


Sport to watch on TV.....Baseball

Movie.....21 Jump St.