Columbia Basin College
2010 | 2013
- Born in Richland, Wash.
- Parents are Mark and Trina Shepherd
- Is an Eagle Scout
- Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Belém, Brazil.
- Married Lindsey Horton in June, 2013
- Majoring in secondary education (PE Teaching/Coaching)
- Prepped at Richland High School under Coach Ben Jacobs
- First team all-state as a junior and senior
- Team won 4A state title in 2007 and 2009
- First-team all-conference tight end and punter for two years, lettering three times in football
- Lettered once in basketball
- On second-place team in the 2008 Senior Legion World Series for the Twin City Titans
BYU Hall of Fame
Freshman Year 2010
- First team All-NWAAC as a first baseman at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Wash., under Coach Steve Ferrington.
- Won Gold Glove honors
- Hit 16 doubles and had 38 RBI
Sophmore Year 2013
- His pinch-hit two-run double in 8th inning vs. Portland was the game-winning RBI in 7-6 victory
- West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, Bronze
Medical Redshirt Year