AS A JUNIOR (2011):
One of three Dolphins to start in all 61 games as a junior…batted .312 (84-269) with nine doubles, five home runs and 49 RBI…led the team with four triples…also ranked first in the A-Sun in outfield assists (12)…had 27 multi-hit games…recorded two hits at the NCAA Tournament against Manhattan College (6/4) and Miami (6/5)…went 4-for-5 with two home runs and five RBI at FAMU (5/4)…recorded three hits and three RBI in win against No. 18 Stetson (4/23, G1)…had a career-best five hits to go along with a double and two RBI at Belmont (4/2)…tallied three hits against Wagner (3/5, G1) and No. 18 College of Charleston (3/1)…went 2-for-4 with a triple and three RBI against Samford (2/27)…earned A-Sun all-academic honors and was named to the President’s Honor Roll…during the summer, he played for the Luray Wranglers of the Valley Baseball League.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010): Appeared in 53 games, including 44 starts (32 in left field, eight in right field, four in center field)...started year 0-for-13 and batted .103 (4-39) with only one extra-base hit (triple) on March 23 before raising his average more than 180 points to end the year batting .327 (49-150) with seven doubles, a triple, five home runs, 30 RBI and 73 total bases...ranked in the top 10 in the nation with 10 outfield assists...led the team with two triples and 16 stolen bases...finished second with success advancing runners (.537)...went a career-best 4-for-5 with two assists at FIU (3/24)...batted 4-for-5 with a home run, two RBI and two stolen bases at Georgia Southern (4/13)...tallied a career-best four RBI vs. FGCU (5/15)...hit a career-best two doubles at No. 5 Florida State (4/14)...hit a home run and registered three RBI in back-to-back games at USC Upstate (4/3)...earned A-Sun Academic All-Conference honors and was named to the Dean’s List.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009): Appeared in 18 games, including 16 starts (13 in centerfield, two in left field, one as the designated hitter)...earned A-Sun all-freshman team honors despite missing 41 games due to a back injury...tallied first collegiate hit as a pinch hitter against Michigan (2/28)...made his first collegiate start and hit a double in the second game of the doubleheader against the Wolverines...drove in a season-best two RBI on three occasions...batted a season-best 3-for-3 vs. Campbell (4/18)...batted a team-high .800 (4-5) with the bases loaded...ranked second on the squad with a .440 batting average (11-25) with runners in scoring position...finished with multiple hits in seven of 18 games...earned A-Sun Academic All-Conference honors and was named to the Dean’s List.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year starter as an outfielder for Mac Mackiewitz at Providence High School…led the Stallions to a combined 79-16 overall record and a state title in his final season...as a senior, he earned first team all state and all-city honors after batting .435 with five home runs and 21 RBI while also stealing 23 bases...as a junior, he batted .333 with a home run and 17 RBI...in AAU play, he batted .360 with two home runs with the Jacksonville Warriors...also started one year in football...tallied six interceptions as a free safety as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born June 23, 1990, in Jacksonville, Fla…son of Tom and Sharon…has a sister, Tricia; and a brother,
Daniel...brother, Daniel, played baseball at JU from 2004-06 and currently plays for the New York Mets…major is business