|27 Michael Hill
Officially signed with the Pirate program 11/16/04 (early period)
At Fairland High School
Earned 10 letters in four sports (baseball-4, football-2, golf-2 and basketball-2) for the Dragons ... Posted a 26-8 career record on the mound for head coach Roger Snyder ... Helped the Dragons to four Ohio Valley Conference Championships, two district titles and two regional appearances ... Two-time All-Southeast District selection (2004-05) ... Earned all-state honors and was a member of the All-Ohio Mizzuno Team as a senior ... Tossed a no-hitter in a sectional victory as a sophomore and another in his first start as a junior ... Led Dragons to a 21-2 season as a senior, posting a 7-2 record with a 1.12 ERA, 84 strikeouts, while batting .638 ... Selected to play in the Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif. in the summer of 2004 ... On the gridiron, was named All-OVC and All-Southeast District twice ... Earned second-team all-state honors as a quarterback during senior campaign ... Named All-OVC and all-district in basketball as a junior ... Was an honor roll student four consecutive years and graduated with a 3.39 cumulative GPA.
Full name is Michael Thomas Hill ... Born December 31, 1986 in Huntington, West Va. ... Son of Greg and Teresa Hill ... Has an older brother (Deric) ... Intended major is business.