|Hometown:||Laguna Niguel, Calif.|
|High School:||St. Margaret's|
Before Yale: A four-year varsity starter at shortstop and pitcher at St. Margaret’s High School, serving as the Tartans’ team captain in his final two seasons ... Batted a stellar .498 over his four seasons with the Tartans ... Recorded a school-record 33-game hitting streak ... Led the Tartans to the CIF playoffs in 2012 and 2013, lifting the team into the semifinals in 2012 ... An All-Academy League selection in each of his four seasons, winning the Academy League’s MVP award in 2013 ... An All-CIF selection in each of his final two seasons, winning the 2012 Coaches Award, which is given to the player who best represents the heart and soul of Tartan Baseball ... The Orange County Register’s 2012-13 “Player to Watch” ... The 2013 recipient of the California Scholar-Athlete Award ... Won the 2013 recipient of the John Balak Award, given to one male and one female athlete at St. Margaret’s that best displays integrity, leadership, and work ethic ... A 2013 Kiwanis Club Orange County All Star ... A Quality At-Bat Champion from 2011-2013 and participated in the Quakes Baseball Academy for three years ... Also played varsity football for four years as a slot receiver, defensive cornerback, and a kick holder, earning an All-Academy League selection in 2011 and 2012 while helping to lead the Tartans to four consecutive CIF championships ... Member of the Cum Laude Society ... An AP Scholar with Distinction and a National Merit Scholar ... Recipient of the 2012 Williams College Book Award, the 2013 Principal’s Cup, the 2013 Spanish Department Excellence Award and the 2013 Music Excellence Award ... Made the Headmaster’s Honor Roll in each of his eight high school semesters.