|Hometown:||Los Angeles, Calif.|
2010: Shared the Burnat-Grass Teammate Award with Vinny Lally... Started all 44 games... Batted .310 with eight home runs and 43 RBI, both good for second on the team... Stole 11 bases... Made five appearances on the mound with a 7.50 earned run average over six innings of work.
2009: Recipient of the 2009 Paul Sortal Award...One of two players to start all 37 games...Batted .329 with 16 RBI and a team-best nine stolen bases...Had a team-high four triples...Also made seven appearances on the mound, including four starts, going 1-2 with a 6.86 ERA...Had a team-high 14 multi-hit games...Went on a 13-game hitting streak from March 16 to April 4...Had two or more hits in six of the team's first eight games, including a 4-for-5 performance with two extra-base hits and two stolen bases in the March 17 win at Towson...Pitched a perfect sixth inning and then led off the top of the next frame with a solo home run on March 18 at Towson...Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBI in that game...Tossed another hitless inning on March 20 at Holy Cross...Went 4-for-4, including two doubles and a triple, and drove in a career-best five RBI in the March 28 win at Princeton...Had hits in seven straight at-bats spanning three games from March 25-28...Went 3-for-5 with a stolen base against Quinnipiac on April 1...Made his first start on the mound against Penn on April 5, allowing just two hits and striking out five batters in five innings to earn the win...Pitched the first six innings of game two at Harvard on April 14, allowing just two earned runs before exiting a 2-2 game.
2008: Shared the David M. Darst Hustle Cup as rookie of the year with Vinny Lally...One of two Bulldogs to play in every game...Started 43 games at third base, while making one pinch-hit appearance and one start on the mound...Finished the season with a .265 average, four home runs and 19 RBIs...First collegiate hit was an RBI double in his first collegiate at-bat, at George Washington on March 1...Went 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored in that game...Smacked first career home run, a three-run shot, at Radford on March 22...Ignited Yale's comeback win over Cornell on April 6 with a two-run homer in the bottom of the sixth that cut the Big Red's lead to one...Scored three runs against Sacred Heart on April 9...Hit a two-run bomb in the first game of a doubleheader at Dartmouth on April 19...Belted the school-record-breaking 41st Yale home run of the season at Hartford on April 23, part of a 2-for-5 day where he also scored twice...Threw a perfect seventh inning at South Carolina on March 12 in his first collegiate pitching appearance...Got the start on the mound at Gardner-Webb on March 17, tossing 2.1 innings and collecting a strikeout.