2009 2nd-team All-Mountain West Conference
2009 NCAA Fort Worth Regional All-Tournament team
2010 1st-team All-Mountain West Conference
2010 MWC Postseason All-Tournament team
MVP of the 2010 NCAA Fort Worth Regional
2010 College World Series All-Tournament team
2011 First-team All-Mountain West Conference
Drafted in the fifth round of the 2011 MLB Draft by the Colorado Rockies
Played in and started all 62 games at shortstop... led the team with a .335 batting average, four triples and 53 runs scored... ranked second on the team with 82 hits... his 42 RBIs were third most on the team... was hit by a league-leading 18 pitches... also totaled 13 doubles and four home runs... was successful in 6-of-11 stolen base attempts... his .410 on-base percentage was second-best on the team... hit a team-high seven sacrifice flies... led the team with 26 multi-hit games... also racked up 10 multiple RBI contests... hit safely in 48 games and reached base safely in 54... had a hit in each of the first two games of the season against Kansas Feb. 18-19... started a nine-game hitting streak on Feb. 22 at Baylor with a 1-for-4 day at the plate... drove in the only two runs in the game... hit .378 over the nine games... last five games of the streak saw him tally two hits in each game... was 10-for-21 (.476) in those five games... hit his first home run of the season as part of a two-hit game against Dallas Baptist on March 1... was 2-for-4 with a triple in the opener at Texas Tech on March 4... totaled six hits in the series against the Red Raiders... was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and three runs scored against UT Arlington on March 8... two hits included his second home run of the season... picked up three hits in the series against Houston Baptist March 11-13... went 3-for-4 in the opening game of the UNLV series on March 18... doubled in all three games of the UNLV series... game also spurred a seven-game hitting streak that saw him hit .393 (11-for-28)... was 2-for-4 in a win over Texas State on March 22... drove in three runs with two hits in the opening game against Houston on March 25... went 7-for-12 in the series against Air Force April 1-3... had four hits, including a triple, in the third game of the series... commenced a 10-game hitting streak on April 8 against New Mexico... hit .450 (18-for-40) during the streak... had two hits in all three games against the Lobos... tripled as part of a two-hit game at San Diego State April 15... went 2-for-4 at nationally-ranked Texas A&M on April 19... had three hits in the series opener against UNLV on April 21... went 5-for-9 with a pair of doubles in the two games at BYU April 28-29... tripled and drove in two runs at Oklahoma State on May 7... was 2-for-4 with two runs scored against Baylor on May 10... started a six-game hitting streak that saw him hit .480 (12-for-25) with 10 RBIs... streak started with three hits against Utah on May 14... hit a three-run home run at New Mexico on May 19... drove in a season-high five with three hits, including two doubles at New Mexico on May 20... had three hits in the series finale at New Mexico on May 21... drove in two runs with two hits against BYU in the MWC Tournament on May 26... singled in a run against Utah in the tourney on May 27... had two hits in the NCAA Fort Worth Regional opener against Oral Roberts on June 3... doubled and drove in a run against Dallas Baptist on June 4.
Played in and started 60 games at shortstop ... batted .338 with 78 base hits, including 16 doubles, a team-high seven triples and eight home runs ... ranked in a tie for fifth on the team with 52 RBIs ... 18 of his 52 RBIs came with two outs ... scored 59 runs ... was hit by the pitch 12 times and drew 23 walks to post an on-base percentage of .420 ... had a .571 slugging percentage with 132 total bases on the year ... hit .317 in conference play with six home runs and 20 RBIs ... collected a base hit in 44 games and reached base safely in 52 contests ... ranked fourth on the team with 23 multi-hit games and produced 14 multiple RBI games ... tallied three hits, drove in a run and scored twice in the series finale against Sam Houston State on Feb. 21 ... drove in three runs on a pair of hits at Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 28 ... followed with a three-hit night and an RBI against UT San Antonio on March 2 ... scored three runs in an extra-inning win against Texas Tech in the Houston College Classic on March 5 ... went 2-for-3 against Rice on March 7 ... had back-to-back two-hit games against BYU on March 18 and 19 ... commenced a 12-game hitting streak with a 2-for-3 day at the plate against Texas State on March 23 ... hit .426 (20-for-47) during the streak with 13 RBIs and 15 runs scored ... connected on his first home run of the season on March 28 against Air Force ... went 3-for-5 with five runs driven against the Falcons in that game ... picked up three more hits, including his second home run of the season, and drove in two more runs in the series finale against Air Force on March 28 ... collected three more RBIs in a win over UT Arlington on March 30 ... tallied three hits in the series finale against San Diego State on April 3 ... tripled as part of two hits against Oklahoma on April 6 ... missed the Houston series (April 9-11) with a minor injury ... returned to the lineup against Texas A&M on April 13 and notched a hit ... had a solid series against UNLV April 23-25 that saw him tally five hits and drive in six ... homered twice in the game two victory against the Rebels on April 24 ... tallied two doubles in an April 27 win over Baylor ... picked up his fifth home run of the season at Utah on May 2 ... broke out of a slump with two hits (a triple and a home run) in the series finale at New Mexico on May 9 ... game started a 10-game hitting streak that saw him hit .455 (20-for-44) with seven RBIs and 17 runs scored ... went 2-for-4 with a triple and three runs scored at Texas State on May 12 ... had three hits in the series-opener against Air Force on May 14 ... lit up Cal State Bakersfield for six hits in 12 at-bats and four RBIs ... had three hits in the opener against the Roadrunners on May 20 ... drove in two runs on two hits in the series finale on May 22 ... had four hits, scored three times and drove in a run in the opening game of the MWC Postseason Tournament against Utah on May 26 ... was named to the MWC Postseason All-Tournament team ... earned MVP honors in the NCAA Fort Worth Regional after hitting .583 (7-for-12) with eight RBIs in the regional ... went 3-for-4 with three RBIs in the opening game against Lamar on June 4 ... had a big three-run home run against Arizona in the winner's bracket contest on June 5 ... picked up three more hits and drove in two runs in the championship game against Baylor on June 6 ... tallied two hits in the NCAA Austin Super Regional ... earned a spot on the NCAA College World Series All-Tournament team ... hit .333 (5-for-15) with seven RBIs in five College World Series games ... had a big three-run triple against UCLA on June 21 in the NCAA College World Series ... tallied a hit in the June 23 contest against Florida State ... went 2-for-2 with a big home run and three RBIs against UCLA on June 25 ... doubled in two at-bats against UCLA on June 26.
Named second-team all-conference ... was one of just two Horned Frogs to play in and start all 58 games ... started 48 games at shortstop and 10 at second base ... played flawless defense in 52 chances at second base ... ranked fourth on the team with a .322 batting average ... led the team with 22 multi-hit games and tallied five multiple RBI contests ... recorded a base hit in 40 games and reached base safely in 50 ... was successful in 8-of-12 stolen base attempts ... of his 74 hits, 13 were doubles, two triples and five home runs ... drove in 28 runs, nine of which came with two outs ... tallied two hits, including his first career home run and scored three runs in his collegiate game at Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 20 ... picked up two RBIs and a triple in the series finale victory over the Titans on Feb. 22 ... had three hits and drove in a career-high three runs against Texas State on Feb. 24 ... went 3-for-6 at Ole Miss on Feb. 28 ... hit safely in all three games against Wichita State March 6-8 ... homered at Texas State on March 10 ... was a perfect 5-for-5 with two doubles and a triple against Oklahoma on March 17 ... picked up two more doubles at Utah on March 20 ... had another three-hit day against San Diego State on March 28 ... put together a four-game hit streak that saw him collect nine hits in 19 at-bats ... seven of the hits came in the New Mexico series, including a four-hit contest in the series finale on April 5 ... picked up two hits, including a double, and drove in a run at Oklahoma on April 14 ... drove in two and scored two runs at San Diego State on April 25 ... posted his fifth three-hit contest of the season on April 28 at Texas A&M ... tallied five hits in the series against Utah May 8-10 ... recorded his first multiple home run game with two in the second game of the series ... had four hits in the Mountain West Conference tournament ... was 3-for-7 in the two games against Oregon State in the Fort Worth Regional ... selected to the All-Regional team ... went 2-for-4 with a home run in the NCAA Super Regional opener on June 6 ... tallied his sixth three-hit contest in the Frogs' win over the Longhorns on June 7.
Was a three-year letterwinner at Taylor High School for Melvin Cerny ... ranked by Baseball America as the No. 28 top prospect in Texas ... was a two-time first-team all-district player ... earned district MVP honors as a senior ... named second-team all-greater Houston as a junior ... Baseball America tabbed him as the 96th top high school recruit following his junior campaign ... participated in the 2007 Houston Area Baseball Coaches Association Junior All-Star game ... also took part in the Texas Scouts Invitational at Minute Maid Park in 2007 ... hit .474 as a junior with five home runs and 11 doubles.
Parents are Gary and Penny ... has two younger brothers, Drew and Everett.