Parents are Greg and Becky ... majored in physical education.
Was all-state as a third baseman, catcher and pitcher at Springville High ... was a defensive lineman for two years.
Played two seasons at The College of Southern Idaho ... team won the Region 18 title both years.
Year Avg. G-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB-SBA
1994 .421 55-52 183 62 77 14 0 26 75 169 49 32 2-4
1994 | Junior Year
Drafted in the 21st round by the St. Louis Cardinals ... First Team All-America by Collegiate Baseball, the American Baseball Coaches Association ... First Team All-District 8 by the ABCA ... Western Athletic Conference Eastern Division Player of the year ... All-WAC ... one of 34 finalists for the Bob Smith Award ... tied for the NCAA lead with 26 homers, only seven of which came in Provo.