|Previous School:||Dallas Baptist|
Quickly became ORU’s go-to shortstop, starting in all 59 games for the Golden Eagles ... Led the team with 11 stolen bases ... Was named to the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the year Watch List ... Held a .308 batting average with 65 base hits on the year ... Went for 13 doubles on the season as well as two home runs ... Drove in 22 RBI and scored 42 times ... Hit his first home run in an ORU uniform against north Dakota State on April 1 ... Has 19 multiple hit games, including seven three hit games and one four hit game.
PRIOR TO ORU
Played in 49 games at Dallas Baptist, making 43 starts at shortstop ... Hit .197 with two home runs and 19 RBI … Stole a team-leading 12 bases in 15 attempts ... Posted a three-hit day and drove in a season-high four RBI in a win over Pennsylvania on March 1 ... Hit his second home run of the year in the second game of a double-header on March 1 against Pennsylvania ... Delivered a key double in the ninth inning and came around to score the game-winning run in a 2-0 affair at Missouri State on March 15 ... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI on April 1 against Texas Southern ... Drove in two runs and scored twice in a victory at Illinois State on April 5 ... Went 2-for-3 versus Evansville on April 18 ... Played in 54 games and hit .260 with one home run and 19 runs batted in at Panola College as a redshirt freshman ... Second on the team with 14 stolen bases ... Named to the Region XIV East All-Conference 2nd Team ... Redshirted his freshman year at TCU ... Three-year letterman at Nederland High School ... Played for Head Coach Cody Robbins ... A two-time 1st Team All-District selection ... Garnered All-Region honors as a senior ... Selected as a 2010 Underclass Honorable Mention All-American ... Tabbed the District’s Newcomer of the Year in 2009 ... Also starred on the football field and was named to the 2010 Beaumont Enterprise’s Super Gold Team as a Utility Player at quarterback, wide receiver, and safety.
Parents are Bubba Sonnier and Melissa Kirchner ... Majoring in business administration ... A member of the National Honor Society ... Favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11 ... Favorite professional team is the Dallas Cowboys.