Earned varsity letters under the guidance of coach Joe McDonald at Boulder Creek High School in New River, Ariz., just north of the Phoenix area ... Named to Division I All-Section First Team as a catcher as a senior ... Arizona Republic honorable mention All-Division I All-State team ... Hit .415 with 38 runs batted in and 33 runs scored as a senior to go with five doubles and four home runs ... As a junior, hit .380 with nine doubles and a pair of home runs. Scored 34 runs and drove in 34 runs ... Began high school career at Pinnacle High School in Phoenix, Ariz.
Graduated from Boulder Creek High School in 2012 ... Born in Milford, Conn., in 1994 ... Son of Hugo and Zenaida Real ... Has two older brothers ... A high school honors student all four years ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends and family, and always having fun ... Is enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences as a pre-business major ... Intends to major in business marketing.