Saddle Brook, N.J.
Hillsborough CC / Fairleigh Dickinson / Don Bosco Prep
The asterisk next to 2020 and 2021 season bios indicate the NCAA’s decision to grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; the student-athlete’s year of eligibility did not “advance” from 2020 to 2021 due to this NCAA ruling.
*Redshirt Sophomore (2021): Appeared in 13 games and made three starts for the Hurricanes, playing both the infield and outfield…Had three hits and two RBI over 19 at-bats…Made Hurricanes debut as a pinch hitter at No. 1 Florida (Feb. 20)…Made first start as a Cane and recorded first hit and RBIs at Miami in win over Virginia Tech (Feb. 27)…Had a hit off the bench at FAU (Mar. 9)…Saw action in all three games vs. Florida State (Mar. 19-21), including making his first start in the outfield in the series finale…Had a hit and a run scored at FIU (Mar 31)…Started in the outfield and scored a run vs. Duke (Apr. 3)…Had a pinch hit appearance vs. App State (May 8).
*Redshirt Sophomore (2020 – Hillsborough): Named team MVP…Batted .347 with two homers, 15 RBI, 22 runs scored and 11 stolen bases over 28 games played in a shortened season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Redshirt Freshman (2019 – FDU): All-NEC Second Team Outfielder…Posted a .363 batting average overall and a .404 average in NEC contests…Led the Knights with 65 hits, 15 doubles and eight stolen bases to go along with three home runs and 27 RBI…His 65 hits are tied for eighth-most in a season by a Knight…15 doubles were second-most in the league, while his batting average ranked fourth…Two-time NEC Rookie of the Week.
True Freshman (2018- FDU): Earned NEC Co-Rookie of the Week honors (3/19) after accounting for four multi-hit performances in five appearances over the week…Hit safely in all five of Fairleigh Dickinson’s games, the freshman batted .550 (11-for-20) with four extra-base hits, two walks, four RBI and five runs scored…Missed most of the season with broken hand.
High School: Missed senior season due to injury…Earned a varsity letter as a junior…Helped team win conference championships in 2014-15…Also played basketball for two years, winning conference titles in 2013-14.
Personal: Son of Carol Frank and John Frank…Has two siblings: brother, Brian, and sister, Erica…Majoring in biology.