Before Union: Perkins was a three-sport athlete at Greenfield High School in baseball, football, and basketball. As a senior on the baseball team, he was named All-District and posted a batting average of .329. Perkins led the team in RBI and doubles while being named Most Valuable Player. In football, Perkins was named All-Region, All-West Tennessee, and Offensive Back of the Year. He rushed for over 1,000 yards as a senior, with 12 touchdowns. Off the field, Perkins was an Academic All-State, Class President, Student Council President, and Youth for Christ President.
5/14/2008 - Greenfield’s Perkins picks Union baseball to continue career