Majored in accounting.
Prepped at Baton Rouge High where he was coached by Fred Bangston and batted .496 ... played for the Baton Rouge Legion, Lake Village Semi Pro and Baton Rough Semi Pro teams.
1958 | Sophomore Year
Batted .298 in league games.
1961 | Senior Year
Honorable metnion All-District Seven and All-Western Division First Team, batting .292 with two home runs in league games, one was a two-run shot on April 18 against Montana in the contest where BYU pitcher Bob Noel pitched a perfect game ... his other homer was against Utah State.