|High School:||Auburndale Senior HS|
AS A FRESHMAN (2014)
Appeared in 13 games as a freshman… Made 3 starts… Totaled 16 at-bats in which he collected three hits… Scored six runs… Earned his first collegiate hit against Johnson University (2/5/14) when he blasted a double that scored one run… Tallied one walk and one hit-by-pitch for a .278 on-base percentage… Made 24 putouts for a .929 fielding average.
Competed at Auburndale Senior HS under Coach Matt Maloney... Selected as a 2013 Under Armor Pre-Season High School All-American... Named to 2013 Perfect Game team... Was a Rawlings Honorable Mention All-America 2013... Nationally ranked by Perfect Game as the 23 Best second basemen in the class of 2013... Was the 6th ranked secondbase prospect in the state of Florida... A 2013 All-Polk County Baseball All-Star.... Winner of the 2013 Auburndale High School Baseball Coaches Award... 2012 Under Armour All-Florida Team... 2012 Perfect Game All-South East Team Honorable Mention... 2012 USSSA All-American... Named to the 2012 All Polk County Team... Ridge Community High School Varsity Baseball Player of the year in 2011 and 2012... Was a 2010 Selection as the Best of USSSA Baseball and the who's who in USSSA... Also competed with the FTB Mizuno club team under coach Alana Kunkel.
Born July 24 in Illinois... Hobbies include playing baseball, fishing, hunting, watching sports, and spending time with family and friends... Career goal is to become a professional baseball player or a general manager of a professional team... Believes his best assets to the team are his love of baseball and his leadership skills... Lists his favorite athletes as Dustin Pedroia, Derek Jeter, Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, and Andrew McCutchen... Names his favorite teams as the New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Tampa Bay Rays... Chose Saint Leo because of the baseball team and his family ties to the institution... Son of Ken and Tamara and Ken... Has one brother, Matt.