Date of Birth: 01/12/1993
Height: 6' 3" Weight: 180 lbs
School: South Florida
Hometown: Bartow, Fla.
College Information - 2012
Freshman infielder for head coach Lelo Prado at the University of South Florida...Infield reserve and a part-time starter for the Bulls...Started in right field and at first base...Team won 38 games overall and made the BIG EAST tournament for the first time in school history...Strong defensive first baseman, committed just one error in 148 chances for a .993 fielding percentage...Played in 37 games overall, started 27...Batted .216 with 10 RBI...Cracked 22 hits, scored 10 runs and walked eight times...Started in collegiate debut against Ohio State (Feb. 17)...Scored two runs in the BIG EAST-Big Ten Challenge...Had one hit and tallied one score versus Minnesota (Feb. 19)...Went 2-for-4 with one RBI and one run versus Lafayette (Mar. 17) and Notre Dame (Apr. 1)...Recorded two runs against Georgetown (Mar. 25)...Forced extra innings with a two-RBI single against Notre Dame (Mar. 30)...Drove in the game-winning run with a ninth inning RBI single at Bethune-Cookman (Apr. 17).
Attended Bartow High School in Bartow, Fla....Played baseball and football for the Yellow Jackets...2011 Winter Haven News Chief All-Polk East first team...Selected to play in the 2011 Polk County All-Star Game...2011 Bright House Sports Network Preseason All-Bay Area...2010 Winter Haven News Chief All-Area first team...Junior season, batted .400 with one home run and 18 RBI...2009 Florida Sports Writers Association Class 4A All-State third team.
Has competed in several events for Perfect Game USA including the 2011 World Showcase, 2010 World Wood Bat Association World Championship, 2010 PG WWBA 2011 Grads or 17U National Championship and the 2010 18U PG WWBA Memorial Day Classic...Graded out at a 9.0 at the 2011 World Showcase...Product of the Orlando Scorpions baseball program...Sister, Courtney, plays softball at Florida Gulf Coast University.