2006: Appeared in 38 games and made 18 starts as Florida State's DH versus right-handed pitching...struck out just nine times in 82 at bats...had just five K's in his last 30 games...slugged .451, 183 points higher than his batting average...hit .333 with runners in scoring position...went 2-for-6 as a pinch hitter.
ACC: Played in 17 games and made eight starts...started five straight ACC games to end the season...slugged .389 and posted a .357 on base percentage...drew six walks and struck out just one time in conference play...hit .300 with runners on and .333 with runners in scoring position.
2005: The Seminoles' designated hitter against right-handed pitchers...was in the starting lineup 29 times in 2005...had only two at bats against a left-handed pitcher all season...hit .260 with five doubles, a homerun and 13 RBIs...six multiple hit games including two against North Carolina in two wins over the Tar Heels...four multiple RBI games with a career-high three against Hawaii-Hilo...tworun homerun against North Carolina accounted for one of his six extra base hits on the season...four of his six extra base hits came against NCAA Tournament teams (double and home run against North Carolina, a double against Virginia and a double against Auburn).
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Appeared in two games at St. Leo going 3-for-7 with a double, 2 RBIs, a run scored and two walks.
HIGH SCHOOL: Wendy's High School Heisman nominee...first team all-county as a junior and a senior...three time All-Western Conference selection...hit .483 with five home runs and 12 doubles as a senior...a four-year starter who averaged over .380 for his career.
PERSONAL: Recorded a 5.2 GPA in high school...first semester GPA at FSU was a 3.92 ...business major...son of William and Vivian ...sister's name is Jessica...major is business... 2005 ACC Honor Roll.
CAREER HIGHS OVERALL GAME HIGHS ACC 6 (WFU 5/6/06) At Bats 6 (WFU 5/6/06) 2 (5 Times) Runs Scored 2 (3 Times) 3 (UNCA 2/19/06) Hits 2 (3 Times) 1 (11 Times) Doubles 1 (3 Times) 2 (3 Times) Home Runs 1 (2 Times) 3 (3 Times) RBI 3 (2 Times) 7 (UNCA 2/19/06) Total Bases 6 (UM 4/15/06)