Finished his four-year collegiate career at the U. of Missouri ranked among program leaders in stolen bases (7th, 37) and RBI (10th, 156)...Was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team in 2015...Was also selected to the All-SEC Tournament Team that year...Attended McEachern High School in suburban Atlanta...Played second base on the baseball team, and was ranked by Perfect Game as the No. 1 2B prospect in the state of Georgia.
Named the Braves' Minor League Player of the Year...Combined to hit .323/.389/.498 (152-for470) with 14 home runs, 73 RBI, eight stolen bases and 73 runs scored in 131 games between Single-A Rome and Florida and Double-A Mississippi...Began the year with Rome and was a South Atlantic League Mid-Season All-Star after hitting .366 (74-for-202) with eight homers and 44 RBI in 56 games...Was then promoted to Florida...Tabbed the Fire Frogs' Player of the Year by the organization after slashing .303/.388/.443 in 34 games...Was named by Atlanta on three occasions as a Player of the Month, twice with Rome (April and May) and once with Florida (June)...• Played for the Scottsdale Scorpions in the Arizona Fall League and hit .281/.354/.456 (16- for-57) in 16 games...Was named to the AFL's Fall Stars Game...Finished the season ranked as the Braves' No. 18 prospect by MLB.com.
Split the season between the GCL Braves and Single-A Rome, batting .302/.409/.434 (57-for189) with 21 extra-base hits, 29 RBI and 34 runs scored...Ranked in the Top 10 among Atlanta farmhands (min. 200 plate appearances), in on-base percentage (3rd, .409), batting average (4th, .302), OPS (4th, .843) and slugging percentage (8th, .434) in 105 games between the two stops.