Prior to Kent State
• Two-year team captain at Stow-Munroe Falls High School in Stow, Ohio, earning Northeast Ohio Conference All-Division Team honors as a senior under head coach John Daymon.
• Also competed for the Summitt County Vipers under head coach Roger North, helping the squad place third in the Continental Amateur Baseball Association World Series.
• Also played for Team Ohio in the Heartland Classic Tournament.
• Ranked as the No. 2 high school prospect in Ohio, according to Perfect Game USA.
• Born April 27, 1993, in Akron, Ohio.
• Son of Richard and Susan. Siblings are David and Tony.
• Nickname is "B.C."
• Enjoys playing the drums.
• Lists his parents and siblings as the people he admires the most.
• Is creeped out most by spiders.
• Superstition is to never touch the chalk lines.
• Would like to visit Hawaii.
• Majoring in exercise physiology.