|Hometown:||Vero Beach, Fla.|
|High School:||Palm Beach Gardens|
2011: Started 33 of 37 contests at second base ... named to the CapitalOne Academic All-District second team ... batted over .400 for the first month of the season ... hit safely in 12 of his 14 starts ... stole eight bases without being caught ... went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in 3-1 win over Central Michigan ... had three hits in four trips in 5-2 victory at South Alabama ... drove home go-ahead run in eighth inning of 3-1 win at Florida Gulf Coast ... reached base all four times, going 3-for-3 with a stolen base, in 7-3 win vs. Holy Cross ... two-run double sparked Lions to an 8-1 win at Yale ... had two hits in four at-bats with a run scored and an RBI in 12-2 win over Cornell.
2010: Started 22 of 25 games ... batted .270 in first season at Columbia ... slick-fielding infielder made just three errors ... dropped down five sacrifice bunts ... went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and a stolen base in game two of doubleheader at UNLV ... had two hits in three at-bats and scored twice in win vs. St. Peter's ... went 3-for-6 with a run batted in doubleheader sweep of Yale ... also had three hits in six at-bats in doubleheader vs. Brown the next day.
At Palm Beach Gardens: Played baseball for four years ... Palm Beach Post and Sun-Sentinel first team all-county as a senior ... gained a spot on the Orlando National Baseball Classic All-Tournament team ... batted .467 with 22 stolen bases as a senior, helping lead the team to a 28-4 record, regional semifinals, and a No. 3 ranking in Florida's 6A classification.
Personal: Major is economics-philosophy ... AP scholar ... son of Patricia and David Godshall ... Alexander Matthew Godshall, b. October 7, 1988 in Panama City, Fla.