Made 56 appearances and 44 starts, hitting .268 with seven home runs, eight doubles, 34 runs batted in and 25 runs scored…saw extensive playing time after a jaw injury to center fielder J.C. Flowers and started the final 30 games in the outfield…made his first appearance off the bench on Opening Day, finishing 1-for-2 with a pair of RBI…hit his first home run against Notre Dame (3/17) and his second the next day against the Irish…also had home runs in consecutive games at No. 9 Clemson (5/5-6)…had a career-high four hits against the Tigers (5/5), head coach Mike Martin’s 1,976th career win…had a career-high five RBI and three hits against No. 4 NC State (5/18), including a walk-off three-run home run in the 10th inning…added a walk-off double in his first appearance in an ACC Tournament against Virginia (5/22), leading FSU to its second consecutive ACC Championship…finished third on the team with a .284 batting average in ACC play…played his summer ball with the Y-D Red Sox in the Cape Cod League.
Playing for Jupiter High, hit .328 with four home runs, 29 runs batted in and 24 runs scored last season…ranked 88th in the Perfect Game player rankings and was a second team All-American and first team All-Florida and All-District team…as a senior, helped Jupiter reach the 9A state semifinals before falling to eventual state champion Timber Creek…2017 Perfect Game first team All-Florida region, 2017 first team all-county, Perfect Game Florida High School Dream Team…three-time Perfect Game All-America honors…grandfather played baseball and basketball at Rutgers…majoring in business management.