As a junior (2009):
Appeared in 14 games, including six starts...part of the weekend rotation to begin the year before moving to the bullpen...as a starter, he went 3-1 with a 5.83 ERA in 29.1 innings...earned his first win of the year after allowing two runs in six innings against UNF (3/8)...struck out a season-high five batters in no-decision at Florida Gulf Coast (3/22)...out of the bullpen, he hurled two scoreless relief innings against Lipscomb (4/26)...help preserve a win at Kennesaw State with 2.1 solid innings (5/1)...allowed only one hit in 1.2 innings of scoreless relief at No. 11 Florida (5/12)...did not allow an earned run in one inning against Dallas Baptist (5/16).
As a sophomore (2008): Appeared in 20 games, including four starts to end the season...ranked third on the staff with 49.0 innings pitched, fourth with 20 appearances, fifth with 39 strikeouts and sixth a .277 opponent batting average...second on the squad with a .237 average (27-114) against right-handed batters...notched his first win of the season after hurling two innings of scoreless relief with four strikeouts in a win over No. 25 UCF (3/5)...earned his second win with an inning of scoreless relief at Bethune-Cookman (4/15)...did not allow an earned run in 12-of-16 relief appearances...scattered three hits and strike out four in three scoreless innings of relief in a win over No. 18 Florida (3/26)...in four starts, he tallied a 3.32 ERA, a 15-to-1 strikeout/walk ratio and a .273 opponent batting average in 21.2 innings...struck out a career-high six batters vs. Bethune-Cookman (4/29)...hurled a career-best 7.2 shutout innings with five strikeouts at Dallas Baptist (5/9)...scored his first collegiate run as a pinch runner at USC Upstate (3/29).
As a freshman (2007): Appeared in 18 games, including 17 relief appearances and one start…made his first collegiate start at Georgia Southern (2/28)…earned his first collegiate win with 2.1 innings of scoreless relief against La Salle (3/4)…tallied consecutive wins in two appearances by not allowing a run in a combined 3.1 innings of relief against Western Michigan (3/11 – game two) and at Bethune-Cookman (3/20)…hurled 7.2 scoreless innings in six appearances, including 0.2 inning of relief in a 5-3 win over No. 1 Florida State (3/21)…notched his first collegiate save after throwing a perfect inning of relief against UConn (3/9)…finished with a season-high three strikeouts against Kennesaw State in game one of a doubleheader (3/24).
High School: Four-year starter at Flanagan High School as a pitcher, infielder and outfielder for Ray Evans…as a senior, he earned first team all-state honors and was named first team all-Broward by the Miami Herald after going 14-0 with a 1.79 ERA to lead the Falcons to a second-consecutive state title…as a junior, he was named first team all-state, all-county and team MVP after posting a 12-0 record with a 0.92 ERA to lead the Falcons to a 25-6 record and a state title…as a sophomore, he earned all-county honorable mention honors and team Cy Young accolades after leading the squad to a 21-9 record with an 8-2 mark on the mound…as a freshman, he earned team "Rookie of the Year" honors as a second baseman after leading the squad to a 22-9 record…earned scholar-athlete accolades each season.
Personal: Born Oct. 15, 1987, in Miami…son of Bruce and Cindy…has a brother, Corey…father, Bruce, played four years of baseball at Biscayne College…major is business management.