The Horned Frogs eliminated the Aggies with a 10-2 win Sunday afternoon.
2013 1st-team Academic All-Big 12
Appeared in 23 games, making five starts... made 15 appearances as a pinch hitter, two as a defensive replacement and one as a pinch runner... all five starts came as the designated hitter... was 2-for-14 with two doubles and a walk as a pinch hitter... made his season debut on Feb. 17 at Ole Miss... hit a pinch-hit double at Jacksonville on March 1... made his first start of the season on March 5 against Arkansas-Pine Bluff... also started against Northwestern State on March 13... was 1-for-1 with an RBI and three runs scored... also earned starts at Kansas State (April 27), against UT Arlington (May 14) and against Kansas (May 25) in the Big 12 Championships... final hit of the season, a double, came against West Virginia as a pinch hitter on May 24.
Played in 33 games and made 12 starts... of his 21 appearances off the bench, 14 were as a defensive replacement, five as a pinch hitter and two as a pinch runner... made six starts at second and six as the designated hitter... was 4-for-6 as a pinch hitter with two doubles, a home run and three RBIs... reached base in 17 of 24 games with a plate appearance... tallied a hit in 14 games... recorded on multi-hit game and two multiple RBI contests... five of his seven RBIs on the season came with two outs... hit .250 on the season with three doubles and a home run... in limited time in the field, took part in nine double plays... first start of the season came on Feb. 21 at Baylor... was 1-for-4 in the contest... drew a pair of walks and scored a run in the Frogs win over the Bears on March 6... started all three games at second base at UNLV (March 16-18)... went 1-for-4 with his first RBI of the season on March 17... collected two RBIs in the series finale against the Rebels on March 18... was 1-for-1 with a run scored on April 11 against UT Arlington... earned the start against Air Force on April 14 and went 1-for-4 in the contest... went 1-for-2 with a run scored off the bench against Manhattan on April 29... collected a pinch-hit double against San Diego State in the conference tournament on May 24 to key a two-run ninth inning that gave the Frogs the win... hit was part of a season-long five game hit streak... best game of the season came in the NCAA College Station Regional... hit the Frogs' lone pinch hit home run of the season in the ninth, a two-run shot... doubled in another run in the inning as the Frogs batted around in a 28-12 rout of the Flyers... started the Frogs' last five games as the designated hitter... went 1-for-3 in TCU's win over No. 8 Texas A&M in an elimination game on June 3... singled in a run as the Frogs staved off elimination against Ole Miss on June 3... stole his lone base of the season in the Regional Championship game against Ole Miss on June 4... recorded a base hit in each of the two NCAA Super Regional games against UCLA on June 8-9... final hit of the season was a double.
Earned all-conference honors in his lone season at San Jacinto Junior College... was a member of the South Region XIV team... hit .350 with four home runs, three triples and 45 RBIs.
Played one season at Houston Baptist... hit .295 for the Huskies, appearing in 44 games... had 36 hits, including five doubles, a triple and a home run.
Was a three-year letterwinner at Pearland High School... led the Oilers to the state semifinals as a senior... named to the All-State and All-Greater Houston teams... also an All-District Selection as a senior... named to the H5Abaseball.com All-Greater Houston and the HABCA Southeast All-Star teams.. selected as the team MVP and offensive MVP as a senior... batted .438 with eight home runs, 45 RBI, 10 doubles and three triples triples his senior season.
Parents are Donnie and Deanna... has an older sister, Chelsie... majoring in finance.