2013 Second-team Academic All-Big 12
Made 49 appearances, including 23 starts... of his 26 appearances off the bench, 17 came as a defensive replacement, six as a pinch hitter and three as a pinch runner... 21 of his starts came in right field, one in left field and one as the designated hitter... was 0-for-3 with three walks as a pinch hitter... recorded a base hit in 13 of 41 games with a plate appearance... reached base safely in 23 of those games... tallied five multi-hit games and multiple RBI contest... played flawless defense in the outfield and led the team with three outfield assists... was the opening-day starter in right field at Ole Miss on Feb. 15... first hit of the season was a double in the series-opener at Jacksonville on March 1... hit spurred a six-game hitting streak that saw him hit .476 (10-for-22)... tripled and drove in a run as part of a two-hit game against Jacksnville on March 2... wrapped up the series with another two-hit game on March 3... posted his third-straight two-hit game on March 5 against Arkansas-Pine Bluff... tallied five hits in 11 at-bats in the series against Pacific March 8-10... collected his second triple of the season in the series finale... came in as a pinch runner against Northwestern State on March 12... remained in the game and collected three RBIs in the game... went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a double in the Big 12 opener against Kansas on March 15... notched another hit in the series finale against the Jayhawks on March 17... went 1-for-3 in a start against UT Arlington on March 19 at The Ballpark in Arlington... recorded a hit in his only plate appearance at Oklahoma on March 23... started two of three games at Texas Tech (March 29-31)... was 1-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base in the series finale at Texas Tech (March 31)... went 1-for-3 with a run scored against UT Pan American on April 3... walked and scored a run as a pinch hitter against Oklahoma State on April 14... drew a pair of walks as the starting designated hitter at West Virginia on May 1... drew a bases-loaded walk as a defensive replacement against Texas on May 17.
At Cypress College
Spent three years at Cypress College in Cypress, Calif.... redshirted as a freshman... hit .325 as a redshirt freshman... posted a .295 average as a sophomore... named the team Defensive MVP.
Collected two varsity letters at Villa Park High School in Villa Park, Calif. ... earned first-team all-league honors twice... was the MVP his senior season... also excelled in the classroom earning scholar athlete recognition... hit .321 with 14 RBIs as a senior.
Parents are Ron and Cherie... has two older brothers, Sean and Devin, and a younger brother, Austin... majoring in communications with a business minor.