2009: Finished four-year career as Columbia's all-time leader in hits with 205 ... started all 43 games he played ... led team with 27 RBI ... second on the team with 10 doubles ... batted .299 in Ivy League play with 18 RBI ... had three hits in four at-bats, along with three RBI, in third game with Penn to break all-time hit mark ... 12 multi-hit games ... went 2-for-4 with three RBI in opener of doubleheader sweep at Yale ... went 2-for-4 with two RBI and first home run of the season in game two vs. Dartmouth ... 2-for-4 with three RBI in series finale at Cal State Northridge ... 4-for-5 with two doubles in series finale at UC Riverside ... scored three runs in Lions' 9-1 win at Rutgers.
2008: Started all 52 games he played at first base ... drove in a team-high 38 runs on the season ... scored 23 runs with four triples, three homers and eight stolen bases in 10 tries ... batted 8-for-13 with three RBI, three runs scored and two steals in three-game series at Georgia Southern ... 3-for-4 with 4 RBI in opening game at Liberty ... went 2-for-3 with a home run, five RBI and a pair of runs scored against Army ... went 4-for-5 with three RBI in regular season finale victory at Penn ... in three-game championship series at Dartmouth, batted .467 with four runs scored and three RBI.
2007: Started all 45 games in sophomore season ... earned All-Ivy League honorable mention ... led the team with a .374 batting average, 67 hits, 36 RBI, 87 total bases and six stolen bases ... was only four hits shy of the single season school record ... hit three home runs, and had nine doubles ... hit .370 in Ivy League games ... finished the year with a 21-game hitting streak ... recorded six hits in opening series at St. Mary’s ... was 4-for-5 with four RBI and three runs scored in 14-1 victory at The Citadel ... went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and drove in one run on March 16 at Western Carolina ... went 4-for-6 with four RBI and a triple at Penn ... was 2-for-5 with two RBI at Hofstra on March 28 ... homered at Brown on April 7 ... was 2-for-4 with three RBI at Rutgers ... hit a round-tripper and drove in two in 6-5 win at Princeton ... hit third home run of the season on April 28 at Stony Brook.
2006: Started 36 games for the Lions ... had a hit and scored a run in collegiate debut at Davidson ... was 1-for-4 with a run scored against Iona ... went 2-for-5 and scored a run against Rhode Island ... was 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored against Maine ... went 2-for-4 with three RBI and scored two runs at Penn ... went 3-for-5 with a triple, two runs scored and an RBI in doubleheader against Yale ... went 2-for-6 against Monmouth ... had three RBI on two hits at Cornell ... was 2-for-4 with an RBI in the following game against Cornell ... had at least one RBI in each of the four games against Cornell and went 4-for-8 with five RBI in the two Columbia wins against the Big Red ... named Ivy League Rookie of the Week for the effort ... was 1-for-2 at Manhattan ... went 2-for-3 against Long Island ... finished rookie campaign with .326 batting average, 21 RBI, 43 hits, 18 runs scored and eight doubles ... had .990 fielding percentage, committing only three errors in 305 chances.
At Fairfield Prep: Three-time letterwinner ... was made captain his senior year ... as a senior was named all-SCC Quinnipiac division, CHSCA academic all-state team and team MVP ... two-time Fairfield Prep scholar athlete ... played for the Conn. Metros and the Conn. Bombers in the summers ... graduated summa cum laude ... received the Rensselaer Medal for outstanding achievement in math and science ... received the St. Ignatius of Loyola Medal, given to the top ten graduates ... earned the president’s award for outstanding academic excellence and the Fairfield Rotary Club Certificate of Honor for exceptional academic achievement.
Personal: Economics major ... son of Ronald and Lori ... grandfather, Ronald, played baseball for the U.S. Army ... birthdate Jan. 15, 1987.