Indiana advances to College World Series for first time in program history and becomes first Big Ten school to achieve the feat since 1984.
SOPHOMORE YEAR: 2013
Connected on arguably the biggest homerun in Indiana University Baseball history, stroking a walk-off homer to complete the Hoosiers' four-run bottom of the ninth comeback over Valparaiso in Bloomington's first ever NCAA Regional contest ... named to the All-NCAA Bloomington Regional team ... played in 64 games, including 59 starts split between second base (34 starts) and catcher (25) ... drove in 32 runs and hit eight doubles on the season ... batted .275 with 13 RBI and three doubles in Big Ten play ... posted three RBI in three games and recorded a total of nine multi-RBI contests ... strung together an eight-game hitting streak from March 27-April 7 ... led the Hoosiers by gunning down nine stolen base attempts (32%) when behind the dish ... at second base, turned 30 double plays.
FRESHMAN YEAR: 2012
Unanimously voted as the third baseman for the Big Ten's All-Freshman team ... played in 43 games, including 38 starts split between second and third base ... also made four starts behind the dish ... cranked the very first pitch of his collegiate career soaring over the left field wall at Tulane (2/26) ... went deep in back-to-back games, stroking another homerun the following weekend at East Tennessee State (3/3) ... began his career with a seven-game hitting streak that included five multi-hit contests ... totaled 11 multi-hit games on the year ... compiled three homers, 16 RBI, 10 doubles, 21 runs scored and three steals for the season ... scored three times in IU's 14-2 Big Ten season-opening victory at Penn State (3/23) ... went 3-for-4 and scored a run in a road win at Miami (OH) (4/25) ... also made an appearance on the mound, working one inning of relief.
Batted .384 in three years of varsity play at Agoura (Calif.) High School ... earned First Team All-California Interscholastic Federation and all-league honors ... also named his team's Offensive Player of the Year in 2010 and captained the 2011 squad ... high school teammate of fellow Hoosier J Rhet Montana ... the son of Allan and Michelle Clark ... has a brother, Allan ... born on July 3, 1993 ... majoring in Sports Management.