2001: Spent season as a redshirt.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended
Bishop Eustace Prep in Pennsauken, N.J. ... Hit .531 (51-for-96) as a senior
with two home runs, 16 RBI, 34 runs scored, five doubles, four triples and 35
stolen bases ... Batted .468 (103-for-220) in his career with 93 runs scored,
44 RBI and 71 stolen bases ... Was an All-Conference, All-Parochial, All-South
Jersey selection ... Named the 2000 Delaware Stadium Corporation Cup MVP ...
Was a Carpenter Cup selection ... Invited to the Team One Showcase as a junior
... Team won back-to-back Parochial ?A? State titles in 1997 and 1998
... Team ranked No. 1 in New Jersey in 1997 and No. 3 in 1998 ... As a sophomore,
he batted .442 as the starting centerfielder ... He also stole 23 bases with
a school record of five coming against Columbia H.S. in Florida ... During the
Diamond Classic semifinal against Buena, he made a spectacular catch which helped
propel the Crusaders into the championship game ... His steal of home as a pinch
runner during the 1997 state championship helped Eustace win its second title
of the 1990s ... Honored by Baseball Factory as a third team Junior All-America
... Coached by Sam Tropiano.