AS A SOPHOMORE (2012):
||Ponte Vedra, Fla./University Christian
Appeared in 29 games as a sophomore … recorded a hit in three of the first four games to start the season … played both games of the doubleheader at North Florida (5/19) ... had an RBI single in the finale against Mercer (4/29) ... tied a career high with three hits vs. Mercer (4/27) ... had two hits and an RBI against Florida Gulf Coast (4/14) ... tallied a single in a pinch-hit opportunity at College of Charleston (3/28) ... recorded an sacrifice fly against Akron (3/14) … earned A-Sun all-academic honors and was named to the Dean’s List.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Played in 37 games, including 29 starts as a freshman … batted .284 (31-109) with 17 runs and 12 RBI … recorded season-high three hits on four occasions … batted 3-for-5 in A-Sun Tournament against No. 1 seed Stetson (5/27) … had three hits and three RBI vs. USC Upstate (3/11) … went 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI at UNC-Wilmington (2/19) … earned A-Sun all-academic honors and was named to the President’s Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter as a shortstop for Keith Stroud at University Christian Academy … as a senior, he was a pre-season Under Armour All-America selection and was ranked by Perfect Game as one of the top 1000 players in the U.S. for 2010 class … batted .406 with a .480 on-base percentage … as a junior, he was named to the Perfect Game National Underclassmen Main Event Showcase Top Prospect Team and was rated as one of the top 500 juniors in the country … batted .455 with a .577 on-base percentage before season was cut short by a wrist injury … was the salutatorian of University Christian with a 4.35 gpa and graduated with a AA degree through duel enrollment...also a member of the National Honors Society … in summer ball, he was a member of The World of Baseball with current JU teammates Tony Mollica, Clayton Levins and Colin Monagle.
PERSONAL: Born August 8, 1991, in Jacksonville, Fla … son of John and Arelys … has two brothers: Mike and Alex; and two sisters: Andrea and Nicholle … major is business administration.