WHAT HOOK HAS TO SAY:
"A.J. is a solid defensive catcher who possesses the tools to come in and contribute right away. His catching skills are comparable to former Titan national championship catchers Brian Loyd and Kurt Suzuki."
Will be a four-year starter behind the dish for the Rebels under Head Coach Rick Parmenter (right-handed pitcher on the 1996 Cal State Fullerton roster) in 2012... Played for the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2011 Area Code Games... Is a three-time All-Orange league honoree... Was the Orange League's Most Valuable player and an All-CIF Southern Section player in 2010... Has averaged .405, 34 H, 27 RBI, 10 2B, 3 HR and only 6 K over the past two seasons... He ranks 286th in the country, 54th in the state and 29th at his position among the class of 2012 according to PerfectGame.org.