Hometown: Montville, N.J.
Previous School: Hillsborough CC
Major: Exercise Science and Sports Studies
As a Junior: Second-team all-SSC…Jewish Sports Review Division II All-American…National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Division II second-team All-South Region…Daktronics second-team All-South Region...SSC Player of the Week (5/4)…Ended the season with a .368 batting average…Second on the team in slugging percentage with a .653…Had a total of 70 hits to tie for the team lead…Led the team in RBI with 58…Collected the most home runs on the team with 14…Was 3-for-4 with a double and RBI in Spartan debut versus Florida Tech (2/3)…Belted first UT home run at West Alabama (2/14)…Responded with another homer at UWA (2/15)…Was 3-for-4 with an RBI versus Southern Arkansas (2/15)…Had three hits and drew two walks against Stillman (2/22)…Turned in 2-for-3 effort with two RBI, three runs and two walks versus Nebraska-Omaha (2/26)…Drove in four runs and had a home run versus saint Anselm (3/2)…Totaled five hits, two homers and five RBI in doubleheader with Eckerd (3/14)…Went 4-for-4 against Southern Connecticut State (3/26)…A home run was part of 2-for-4 effort with five RBI against Saint Leo (4/11)…Drove in a season-high eight runs while going 3-for-5 with two home runs at Florida Southern (5/3)…Enjoyed multiple hits in final two games, with two against Stillman (5/15) and three versus Valdosta State (5/16) at NCAA South Regional…Also had a home run against VSU.
As a Sophomore (HCC): Won the Rawlings Big Stick Award and was named an All-American…Named to first team all-state both seasons at HCC…Batted .403 during his sophomore campaign.
As a Freshman (HCC): Hit five home runs and collected 43 runs batted in during his freshman year at HCC…Led the state in hitting during his freshman season at HCC with .433 clip.
High School: His .583 batting average during his senior season stands as the highest batting average in Montville Township High School history…Hit five home runs in that season...Played for head coach Andy Cecala.
Personal: Played for the Harrisonburg Turnks of the Valley Baseball League in the summer of 2009. Led the league in walks, on-base percentage and OPS…Son of Matthew and Maryellen Schwartz…Has a younger brother (Jason) and sister (Jessica)...Exercise science and sports studies major with concentration in adult fitness...Birthdate: 5/4/87.