All-Southland Conference Honorable Mention catcher … played in 55 games, making 44 starts at catcher and designated hitter … hit .291 with six home runs, 35 RBI and 10 doubles … had slugging percentage of .456 … turned in 13 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games … went 2-for-3 in opening game of series vs Louisiana (2/23) … hit game-tying, 3-run homer late in second game vs Ragin’ Cajuns (2/23) on way to Bearkat win … had three hits in series finale vs Louisiana (2/24) … went 2-for-4 with double and homer in win at Houston Baptist (3/9) … had two RBI in win over Nebraska (3/2) at Frisco Classic … went 2-for-4 with three RBI in series-opening win over UIW (3/15) … had two hits and drove in two more runs in series finale vs UIW (3/17) … tripled in eighth inning and scored game-winning run vs Baylor (3/19) … went 2-for-4 with three RBI vs Houston (4/9) … went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and a homer vs UConn (4/28) … had a homer and two RBI in series-clinching win at Southeastern Louisiana (5/12) … had home run in SLC Tournament opening round vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (5/22).
Played in 17 games, making nine starts behind the plate … got first hit against Houston Baptist (5/13) and had three more hits in final five games of the year … turned in key pinch-hit single to extend a ninth-inning rally at UIW (5/17), eventually leading to the win that clinched the SLC title for the Kats … picked up first RBI of the season a day later against the Cardinals … started two of three games in SLC Tournament, getting an RBI single in win over Central Arkansas (5/24) and scoring a run vs Houston Baptist (5/25).
NEW MEXICO JUNIOR COLLEGE
Third-Team All-Academic honoree and honorable mention during 2017 season at New Mexico JC.
Redshirted during lone season at Rice.
O'CONNOR HIGH SCHOOL
A 2015 graduate of O'Connor High School in Helotes, Texas... four-year varsity starter under head coach David Collenback... Two-time first team Louisville Slugger high school all-America... Earned all-state accolades as both a junior (first team) and senior (second team)... Named to the All-Area Super Team... Batted .370 with a pair of homeruns, 20 RBI and six doubles to help lead the Panthers to a 23-4-1 record and fourth-straight district title in 2015... Four-time all-District 27-6A selection... Member of the 2014 Washington Nationals Area Code Team who PerfectGame rated as the No. 17 prep catcher in the state. An off-season player for the Texas Sun Devils... Named to the National Honor Society and school's Academic Honor Roll.