Third team all-SLC … played in all 59 games, starting 58 ... second on the team with 39 RBI … finished second on team and tied for fifth in SLC with nine home runs … had 12 doubles and a triple on way to slugging .482 and scoring 39 runs … had 19 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games … opened season on fire, hitting safely in each of SHSU’s first nine games with six multi-RBI games and four RBI in that span … delivered one of the signature moments of the season when he hit a walk-off, two-run home run in the bottom of the 10th inning at Minute Maid Park to give the Kats a 7-6 comeback win over No. 12 Vanderbilt … had nine RBI in first four games of the year, including a two-run homer in the season opener vs Kent State (2/16) … also had a homer each in games vs Cincinnati (2/23) and Wright State (2/28) … hit game-winning solo home run at UIW (5/17) in top of the 10th that gave the Kats a win that clinched the SLC regular season title … went 3-for-4 with season-high four RBI in series finale at Lamar (3/11) … doubled twice and had two RBI in middle game of series at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (3/17) … had two hits and two RBI in comeback win at Rice (4/3) … had two hits and scored three times in comeback win over Stephen F. Austin (4/13) … followed that up with three-hit game in series-clinching win over the Lumberjacks (4/14) … had a pair of doubles and a run scored at Texas A&M (5/15).
Started 64 games including making 61 starts during breakout 2017 season … finished fourth on the team in batting average .326 (70 of 215) while producing 42 runs, 12 doubles, four triples and a pair of homers … his 42 RBIs ranked fifth on the squad … produced 20 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games … named to the All-Southland Conference Tournament team after hitting .444 (8 for 18) with team-best seven runs and three doubles while totaling six RBIs in four games … also appeared on the All-NCAA Lubbock Regional squad, leading the Bearkats with a .471 average (8 of 17) including four runs and a pair of RBIs in five games … became the first player since Ryan O'Hearn (May 3, 2014) to total six RBIs in a game, doing so in a 20-5 win vs. Buffalo on March 24 … produced two four-hit performances over five starts (May 24, April 1) … became the first player in Sam Houston career history to record two triples in multiple games, adding a pair of triples on April 1 vs. Abilene Christian after doing so in 2016 against Prairie View A&M … belted a three-run home run to knot the game up vs. Rice on March 28 … went 2 for 4 with two RBIs in NCAA Tallahassee Super Regional opener vs. Florida State … helped Kats clinch first ever Super Regional berth by going 2 for 4 with two runs and as many RBIs in the NCAA Lubbock Regional Final vs. Texas Tech on June 5.
Played in 47 games including 28 starts in right field, seven in left and four at designated hitter … finished second on the team in sac flies (3) and fifth in slugging percentage (.371) … first collegiate home run was a third-run shot against Nicholls on March 25 … went 4 for 5 with two runs at Wichita State on March 4 … went 2 for 3 with an RBI in the Southland Conference Tournament championship game against Southeastern Louisiana … collected seven multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games.
CROSBY HIGH SCHOOL
First-Team All-District Outfielder all four years for Chris Wiggins' Crosby program … named first-team all-state and second-team all-state while helping team to district championship … hit .440 with 12 doubles, one triple, four home runs and 34 RBIs as senior … boasted .361 average with six doubles, 14 RBIs as junior … hit .356 with 10 doubles and 13 RBIs as sophomore … .380 and five doubles and 17 RBIs as freshman … second-team all-district in football while helping team to 2014 district championship … also ran track … member of Houston Heat baseball team … majoring in business at Sam Houston.