|High School:||Cristo Rey Jesuit|
2010: Took the hill for four starts in sophomore season ... had nine strikeouts in 13 innings pitched.
2009: Made eight appearances with one start for NU as a freshman ... had five strikeouts in 20.2 innings of work ... had six assists and three putouts in nine chances to record a 1.000 fielding percentage, one of three pitchers on the team to do so.
BEFORE NORWICH: Played varsity baseball at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School ... was named team's "MVP" as a freshman and senior ... earned second team all-conference honors as a sophomore ... also was a four-year letterwinner with the basketball team ... was "MVP" of the team as a freshman and received the Corazon Award as a senior ... boxed with the Chicago Boxing Club ... was a member of the South and West Cicero baseball clubs.
PERSONAL: Son of Secundino Cordoza and Antonia Gomez ... has two sisters, Estrella Dominguez and Perla Gomez ... received the all-academic "Athlete of the Year" award in high school ... in in the Norwich Corps of Cadets ... was a member of the Elgin Rippers collegiate summer baseball team ... majoring in Criminal Justice.