|High School:||Indian Hills|
2009: The team's top pinch-hitter, went 5-for-9 off the bench with a double and five RBI and is now 6-for-10 lifetime in the pinch... Overall went 11-for-50 (.220) with nine RBI, eight runs scored, two doubles and a home run... Drove in runs in back-to-back pinch hitting appearances up north, against Wentworth and Salve Regina, March 25 and 26... Hit RBI single against Salve gave the Judges a 6-5 lead in a game then went on to win, 7-6... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI and run scored in loss to Wheaton (Mass.) on March 29... Hit his second career home run in a 9-2 win over Salem State on April 17... Connected for a two-run shot in a five-run eighth inning against the Vikings... Also had two RBI in a second loss to Wheaton on May 1 with a two-run bases-loaded double in the fourth inning... 2008: Appeared in 16 games, leading the team with nine appearances off the bench... Had seven hits in 31 at-bats with five RBI and four runs scored... Five of his seven hits went for extra bases for a .452 slugging percentage... In his first collegiate plate appearance as a pinch hitter, reached on a dropped third strike and came around to score in a 7-5 loss to Emory, March 12...First collegiate hit was a big one, a two-run, game-winning homer in the seventh inning of a 5-3 win over Bridgewater State, April 11... Doubled in two runs in the first inning of a doubleheader against Bowdoin, April 20, as the Judges won 8-3... First multi-hit game was a 2-for-2 performance off the bench in a 10-6 loss to Amherst on April 22... High School: Three-sport stand out at Indian Hills High School in Oakland, N.J.... In addition to two seasons as a starter at the corner infield positions, also played on the soccer and bowling teams... Was an honorable mention North Bergen Interscholastic Athletic League all-star as a junior and a first-team All-League selection as a senior... The Braves won back-to-back NBIAL championships in those two seasons... After helping the Braves to the 2007 North 1, Group 2 New Jersey State Sectional championships, they finished as the state runners-up in Group 2.