|Hometown:||Western Springs, Ill.|
|High School:||Lyons Township|
2011: Third-year team member and a one-year letterwinner … expected to vie for the starting third base position.
2009: Saw action in five games and had one hit in three at-bats with one RBI … also drew one walk and was hit by a pitch.
High School: Earned a pair of letters in baseball at Lyons Township … helped lead his summer baseball team to a 2006 state championship.
Off the field: Mother, Lisa, played tennis and field hockey at Lafayette College … business administration major.