|Birth Date:||Aug. 26, 2000|
|Hometown:||New Bern, N.C.|
|High School:||New Bern|
Prior to Ohio: Earned four varsity letters at New Bern High School under head coach Cliff Dillard, serving as team captain and leading the Bears to two consecutive North Carolina High School Athletic Association state championship appearances and two consecutive 3A-4A Eastern Conference Championship victories ... Garnered both all-state and all-conference honors during his playing career at New Bern.
Personal: Born Aug. 26, 2000 ... Son of Michael and Laura Towarnicky ... Has two older brothers, David and Matthew, and an older sister, Paige ... His brothers, David (Appalachian State) and Matt (Furman), both played baseball at the collegiate level ... Served as vice president and director of the Rotary International Interact Club of New Bern, served on the New Bern High School Student Government Association and was a member of the National Honors Society ... Has been involved in community service initiatives such as Klem Shoes Making, Rise Against Hunger Fundraiser, Johnny Cash Concert for Polio, Coastal Women's Shelter Community Fundraiser and Home on the Range Concert for Religious Community Services.