Team went 5-3 in his eight starts, all behind the plate ... caught Kyle Hendricks’ 15-strikeout game against Army, recording 19 putouts in the game ... gunned down would-be base stealers against both Northwestern and BC ... defensive-oriented catcher was also a big asset in the batter's box ... singled, doubled and walked while scoring twice and driving in another in a 16-3 win over UMBC ... launched first career home run and drove in two runs as part of the 15-10 comeback victory versus Boston College ... collected a career-high three hits with a run and an RBI in the 7-1 home win over Hartford ... next week drove in a career-best four runs with a single and three-run homer at Hartford.
Did not commit an error in 117 chances behind the plate ... started five of the first six games at catcher ... lofted a sacrifice fly in the season opener against Wright State to give Dartmouth a 2-1 lead in the sixth inning of an eventual 3-2 win ... gunned down two would-be base stealers against top-ranked Virginia ... also nailed runners versus Bucknell, Holy Cross and Harvard ... rapped out a pair of hits, including a double, against NCAA-bound Bucknell ... singled, walked twice and scored a career-high three runs in a 14-2 win over Long Island ... delivered an RBI single in six-run, ninth-inning rally against #22 Ohio State ... tied Holy Cross with a two-run single as the Green went on to a 4-2 victory ... recorded second two-hit game of the year against Saint Anselm, driving in a run in 5-3 triumph ... reached base three times and scored twice against Castleton State.
Picked up first career multi-hit game with two singles against Saint Anselm while scoring once ... drove in his first run of 2009 at Vermont with a sacrifice fly ... not to be left out, he joined the other two catchers in the stolen base department by swiping second on the back end of a double steal at Harvard.
Hit safely in three of his four starts, each coming at catcher ... first collegiate hit was a two-run single in the 19-18 win over Army in his first start ... doubled against Quinnipiac in the 7-2 win on April 9 ... singled and scored versus Boston College.
Two-year letterman at Capistrano Valley for coach Bob Zamora ... helped his team to two South Coast League championships ... earned first team all-league honors as a senior captain.
Psychology major ... son of Richard and Mary has one sister, Meredith, who played softball at Yale ... born Aug. 21, 1989 in Mission Viejo.
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