At LaPorte High School:
Earned four varsity letters for Head Coach Ricky Torres.
Tabbed with District MVP honors as a freshman.
A four-time all-district performer.
Racked up 467 career strikeouts in his four years.
Also earned all-state honors three straight years.
Was an all-Greater Houston performer each of his four years in high school.
Parents are Chris and Kenna.
Has a younger sister, Katy.
Nickname is "Boogie."