UConn led all schools in the Northeast Region with five selections
Carson Cross, Vinny Siena and Jim Penders received major awards from NEIBA
UConn is tied for the league-high with seven members of the All-Conference teams
Jordan Tabakman had a career-high seven strikeouts on Senior Day
The Huskies launched a season-high four home runs in the win
UConn vs ECU AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs UCF AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Tulane AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)
Huskies Tuesday Practice at Bright House Field (photos by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Cincinnati (photo by Stephen Slade)
2015 Season: American Athletic Conference First Team All-Conference...ABCA/Rawlings All-Northeast Region Second Team...NEIBA All-New England Second Team...made 56 starts during senior campaign...hit .300 with a .477 slugging percentage...posted a league-leading 21 doubles, six home runs and 45 RBIs...scored 37 runs and stole 11 bases...notched 16 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI efforts...batted .354 with runners in scoring position...opened the year going 6-for-13 in a three-game set at Florida Atlantics (Feb. 13-15)...smacked a home run and had four RBIs at No. 23 Kennesaw State (Feb. 28)...went 3-for-5 with three doubles at William & Mary (March 18)...went 4-for-7 with six runs and five RBIs in back-to-back games vs. Yale (March 24) and at CCSU (March 25)...was 2-for-4 with two doubles at Tulane (March 29)...went 7-for-13 with five RBIs over a three-game set against USF (April 2-4)...scored three times in a win at No. 12 UCF (April 11)...went 3-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs and two runs vs. Memphis (April 24)...was 4-for-6 with three doubles and four RBIs at East Carolina (May 1)...had a 12-game hitting streak from April 24-May 14...homered twice in a series against Cincinnati (May 8-10)...went 3-for-4 against Tulane at The American Championship (May 20)...had a pair of doubles against East Carolina later in the tournament (May 23).
2014 Season: Played in 56 games, making 55 starts...ABCA All-Northeast Region First Team...All-American Athletic Conference First Team...NEIBA All-New England First Team...batted .313 and led UConn with 10 home runs, a .512 slugging percentage and 48 runs scored...became the first Husky to hit double-digit homers in a season since 2011...drew 30 walks and led the squad with 21 hit-by-pitches to secure a .452 on-base percentage...added 32 RBIs, 10 doubles and eight stolen bases...registered 21 multi-hit games...reached base safely in 50-of-56 games...hit his first home run in a 2-for-4 day at Lipscomb (March 2)...went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored at Florida (March 9)...went 3-for-3 with three runs, a home run and four RBIs vs. Yale (April 2)...batted .519 (14-for-27) with three home runs and seven RBIs over a six-game conference stretch from April 11-19, earning Conference Player of the Week for the week ending April 14...went 2-for-3 with three runs, a home run and three RBIs at UMass (April 22)...smacked an RBI double vs. UCF at The American Championship (May 21). 2014 Summer: A Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star for the Bourne Braves...played in 45 overall games, including the CCBL All Star Game and two playoff games...batted .263 with a .377 on-base percentage in the regular season...totaled 10 doubles, two triples and six home runs...drove in 23 and scored 31 runs...five regular season home runs were fifth among all players in the Cape League...30 runs scored tied for sixth...hit a two-run home run in a playoff game on Aug. 8.
2013 SEASON (Cypress College): Appeared in 46 games for head coach Scott Pickler...recorded a stellar .323 batting average and a team-leading 33 RBI to go along with a .435 slugging percentage...helped Cypress claim the 2013 CCCAA state championship...named to the All-Orange Empire Conference First Team.
2012 SEASON (Pima College): Played in 40 games, tallying 41 hits and a .333 batting average...nocked in 20 RBI and scored 24 runs for head coach Jason Hisey.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Newport Harbor High School..earned three varsity letters for head coach Patrick Murphy...batted .455 in his senior year with three home runs and 10 doubles...named to the All-Sunset League First Team and was the Newport Harbor Baseball MVP.
PERSONAL: Born April 5, 1992.. A resource economics major with a minor in entrepreneurship.. Has three brothers, Bryce (37), Brent (35), and Preston (23) and two sisters, Lauren (38) and Paige (33).