Hometown: Mandeville

High School: St. Paul’s, Covington

Wife: Allison

Children: Gabrielle, Pierce

Alma Mater: Tulane, 2001 (sociology major/business minor)

Playing career

1998-2001: Tulane (four-year starter at shortstop; two-time All-American)

2001-2007: New York Yankees organization (played for MLB club in Sept. 2006)

2008: Tampa Bay Rays organization (played for MLB club in April-May 2008)

2008-2009: Cleveland Indians organization

2009: Chicago White Sox organization

Coaching/scouting

2014-til: LSU (recruiting coordinator/hitting coach)

2009-14: Amateur scout, New York Yankees

-- recruited and evaluated players in preparation for MLB draft

-- worked as East Coast Pro Showcase coach in 2013-14

-- served as Yankees representative at 2013 and 2014 MLB Ddafts

-- worked as Yankees advance scout in preparation for 2011 and 2012 playoffs

2008: Head coach, Louisiana Knights U18 fall baseball team