CU Baseball BIO
8 Petr Zyma
2010-11 (Redlands Community College)
• Team finished with a 26-27 record his sophomore season.
• Finished as the conference runner-up after posting a 27-25 overall record in his freshman season.

Czech National Baseball Team
• Played in the Intercontinental Cup in 2010 against Cuba, Twaiwan and Japan.
• Led his team to the European Championships in 2010.

2006-07 (APW High School)
• Led the Rebels to a 25-10 record and Regional Championship.
• Earned second-team all-conference honors his senior season while being named the team MVP.
• Also competed in indoor track and field, being named his school MVP his senior season and setting the school record in the 600 meter dash.
• Was named to the Honor Roll and Dean's List for academic accomplishments.

More About Petr
Full Name: Petr Zyma
Birthday:  July 28, 1989
Birthplace:  Prague, Czech Republic
Parents: Zdenek Zyma and Zuzana Zymova
Sibling: Michal (18)
Major at Creighton:  Finance
Career Ambition:  Would like to start a business
Favorite Athletes: Derek Jeter and Jaromir Jagr
Favorite Movies: The Shawshank Redemption and The Godfather
Favorite Food: Czech goulash
Favorite Quote: "To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine
Why Creighton?: Mostly because of the reputation of the school, baseball program and coaches.  Also, the stadium, location and size of school played a big role in my decision.
Position: Infielder
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Prague, Czech Republic
High School: APW HS
Other College: Redlands CC