Was one of the team’s two primary pinch-hitters in 2021.
2021: Hit .208 with eight runs, three homers, nine RBIs, a .377 slugging percentage, .222 on-base percentage, a walk and steal in 20 games (12 starts, including eight as the DH and four in left field) … hit a team-high .323 with three homers, nine RBIs, eight runs and a steal in 11 games away from home … was 3-for-4 with four RBIs with the bases loaded … went 3-for-5 with an RBI, a run and steal at No. 16 South Carolina on Feb. 28; those were his first three career hits … hit a pinch-hit, two-run, walkoff homer in the ninth inning against Georgia Southern at North Augusta, S.C. on March 23; was the first pinch-hit walkoff homer in Clemson history; was his first career homer … hit in a pinch-hit, run-scoring single in the 10th inning to give Clemson the lead for good and scored a run in the first game of a doubleheader against Boston College on March 27 … went 2-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs at NC State on April 2; his two-run single in the eighth inning gave Clemson the lead for good … hit a two-run homer at NC State on April 3 … went 2-for-3 with a homer and two runs at NC State on April 4 … No. 34 freshman in the ACC in the preseason by Perfect Game.
Before Clemson: No. 209 overall player and No. 36 outfielder in the nation by Perfect Game … No. 4 overall player and No. 1 outfielder in South Carolina by Perfect Game … all-region selection as a junior … member of the state runnerup team as a sophomore … high school teammate of classmate Ricky Williams … lettered four times in baseball at River Bluff High School, where he was coached by Mark Bonnette.
Personal: Majoring in pre-business … born Shane Alex Urban on Oct. 30, 2001 in Lexington, S.C.