Luca Simmons
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    Luca Simmons

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Baltimore, MD

    High School:
    Gilman School

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 180

    Position:
    C

    Freshman (2014): Dressed, but did not appear in any games.

    HIGH SCHOOL (Gilman School): Lettered four years in baseball and football...team captain as a senior...high school baseball coach was Larry Sheets...Cal Ripken Jr. was an assistant coach on his team...played summer ball for Rosedale, coached by Mike Ritko.

    PERSONAL: Son of Tim and Kathleen Simmons...father is a 1972 USAFA grad., brother, Anthony, is a 2008 USAFA grad., and brother, Giancarlo, is a 2013 West Point grad. ...also has a third brother...plans on being in the Air Force for his whole career...favorite class subject is foreign languages...favorite book is Lone Survivor...favorite TV shows are Friday Night Lights and 24...favorite movie is Gladiator...person in history he'd most like to meet is Ronald Reagan...something not many people know about him is that he loves to play guitar...credits his brother, Anthony, as having the biggest influence on his sports career...favorite non-traditional sports to watch is K1 and C1 (kayak) racing.

    Why I came to the Academy: "Tho serve and do something more meaningful with my life, and to be a part of something bigger than just myself."

    Inside Baseball