2016 ACC CHAMPIONSHIP ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
Redshirt Senior (2017)…
Saw action in 53 games and made 52 starts…Served as team’s starting third baseman for second straight season…Batted .208 with five home runs and 22 RBI…Totaled 35 hits, 22 runs scored and two doubles…Four of five homers came in ACC play…Five home runs were second-most on team…Had nine multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games…Scored run in season opener against Rutgers (Feb. 17)…Logged first hit of season and scored one run in Game 2 against Scarlet Knights (Feb. 18)…Went 1-for-3 with one double at Florida (Feb. 24)…Recorded first home run of season and drew two walks in win over Georgia Tech (March 12)…Was 2-for-4 with two runs scored in win over Maine (March 15)…Posted five-game hitting streak from April 14-April 21, including two multi-hit performances in doubleheader at Pittsburgh (April 14)…Had home runs in back-to-back games against Panthers in final two games of series, and drove in four runs over course of weekend…Had one hit and one RBI against Florida State (April 21)…Went 2-for-3 in finale at Virginia (May 14)…Finished 2-for-4 with season-high-tying three RBI in win over FGCU (May 16)…Had dramatic, walk-off, three-run home run in 10th inning in regular season finale against Virginia Tech (May 20) to complete improbable comeback…Had four hits in ACC Championship in Louisville, Ky., including two in opener against Georgia Tech (May 23) in Louisville, Ky.
Redshirt Junior (2016)…
Impressed in first season as regular starter, serving as team’s third baseman…Started 61 of 64 games, including 51 starts at third base…Batted .269 with eight doubles, one triple, five home runs and 40 RBI…Made just three errors as key member of defense that tied for No. 1 nationally with .983 fielding percentage…Had walk-off single vs. Clemson (March 26) in 11th inning to send Jim Morris to 1,000th win as head coach at Miami… Recorded first two home runs of career in back-to-back games against Virginia (April 22, 23)…Named to ACC Championship All-Tournament Team after hitting .300 in three games in Durham, N.C…Hit go-ahead three-run home run in top of ninth inning to seal late win over NC State (May 26) at ACC Championship…Added game-tying, two-RBI single in ninth inning vs. Florida State (May 28) in Durham…Batted .364 in NCAA Super Regional against Boston College, including heroic two-home run, seven-RBI performance in finale…Hit three-run home run in second inning and added first grand slam of career in seventh to help send Miami to College World Series…Went 1-for-3 with double and run scored in season finale vs. UC Santa Barbara (June 20) at College World Series.
Redshirt Sophomore (2015)…
Saw action in 36 games with 10 starts…Batted .231 with 15 hits and four doubles…Knocked in six runs…Drove in two runs in win over Rutgers (Feb. 14)…Made first start of season at FAU (Feb. 17) and went 2-for-3…Had four-game hitting streak from Feb. 27-March 4…Went 1-for-2 with one double and two runs in win over Wright State (Feb. 27)…Scored three runs in team’s series vs. NYIT (May 8-10)..Went 1-for-2 with one RBI against Georgia Tech (May 15)…Saw action in two postseason games, including 1-for-2 performance in NCAA Coral Gables Regional-clinching win over Columbia (June 1)…Made College World Series debut as pinch hitter vs. Florida (June 13).
Redshirt Freshman (2014)…
Made 18 appearances including 10 starts…Batted .196 with nine hits in 46 at bats…Recorded three doubles and nine RBI…Made career-first start against Stetson (March 12)…Started at third base each game of Georgia Tech series (March 14-15), finishing with three hits and three RBI…Recorded career-high two RBI against Yellow Jackets (March 15).
Sat out season due to NCAA transfer regulations.
Three-year letterwinner at nearby Florida Christian (2010-12)…Sat out 2013 season due to NCAA transfer rules after enrolling at Miami-Dade College in the fall of 2012…Hit .413 with six homeruns and 32 RBI junior year at Florida Christian.