- Played baseball at Prospect High School.
- Played baseball at Creighton University.
- High School & Collegiate Honors & Awards: HS All Conference, All-Area, Honorable Mention All-State, Participant in IHSBCA State All Star Game, Participant in the Illinois/Michigan All Star Game, Missouri Valley Conference All Tourney Team, Voted Team Captain by both HS and Collegiate teams.
- Coaching experience: Two years Omaha Central High School/American Legion Team, eight years Mt. Prospect American Legion Team Assistant coach, ten years Prospect High School Assistant coach, four years Athletic Barn Youth Coach.