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UT head baseball coach David Pierce celebrates the win over UConn at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Sunday February 26, 2017. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN


Houston-area recruit pledges to join Texas’ baseball team

Posted April 20th, 2017

On Tuesday, Texas picked up a win and a recruit.

Houston Episcopal baseball coach Matt Fox has confirmed to the American-Statesman that junior infielder Peter Geib has verbally committed to Texas. Ahead of Texas’ 2-0 win over Texas State on Tuesday, Longhorn coach David Pierce acknowledged the news.

This season, Geib is hitting .415 with 11 doubles and two home runs for Houston Episcopal. The 6-foot-2-inch, 195-pound Geib has started at Houston Episcopal since his freshman year.

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