2015: Member of 2015 Mid-American Conference Championship winning team ... Started 48 of the 53 games he played in ... Batted .297 (fourth on the team) with a .429 slugging percentage (third on the team) and .374 on-base percentage (fourth on the team), tallying 54 hits -- including nine doubles and five home runs (third on the team) -- to go along with 24 walks (tied for third on the team), 29 RBI (fifth on the team) and 32 runs scored ... Tallied 14 multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games ... Started 23 of the 25 conference games he played in and batted .276 with a .414 slugging percentage and a .366 on-base percentage, posting 24 hits -- including six doubles and two home runs -- to go along with 12 walks, 13 RBI and 12 runs scored ... Named to 2015 All-MAC Championship Team after starting all four games and hitting .467 with a .667 slugging percentage and a .500 on-base percentage, seven hits -- including a home run -- to go along with a walk, an RBI and two runs scored ... Started both NCAA Championship Champaign Regional games.
2014: Started and played in 45 games ... Finished the season with a .282 batting average with 49 hits and 25 RBI ... Hit his first homerun of the season against Longwood (March 9)... Went 3-for-3 from the plate with a RBI against St. Bonaventure (March 15) ... Hit a triple and tallied three RBI against Eastern Michigan (April 26).
2013: Appeared in 28 games with 10 starts ... Finished the season with a .244 batting average with 11 hits in 45 at-bats ... Made his debut against Belmont (Feb. 16) ... Got his first career hit in a win against Boston College (Feb. 23) ... Collected first RBI against Xavier (April 3) ... Capped off his freshman season with a standout four-hit performance against Miami (May 18) ... Appeared in three games on the mound and pitched 2.1 innings and allowed only one hit and no runs.
Prior to Ohio: Attended Holy Cross High School and played for coach Steve Paolini ... Had a .518 batting average with 32 RBI's during his senior year ... Earned four varsity letters ... Served as team captain during his senior year ... Received All-State and All-County honors ... Won the League Championship in 2011 and 2012 ... Awarded the MVP for his team ... Hit two homeruns in a single game, one being a grand slam ... Also earned three varsity letters in basketball.
Personal: Born on July 29, 1994 ... His father played collegiate baseball at Miami Dade College ... His favorite athlete is Mickey Mantle ... He has volunteered with the Special Olympics... An Accounting major.