Jefferson College (2007-08)
Attended same school as teammate Matt Patterson ... Was team MVP in 2008 ... Team was Metro Community College Athlete Conference Champions both seasons he played ... Vikings advanced to the NJCAA Playoffs his freshman season in 2007 ... Named First-Team All-Region as well as First-Team All-Conference ... Led the team in 2008 with a .413 average ... Also led the team in slugging percentage and on-base percentage with .703 and .474 clips respectively ... Had 23 doubles in 2008, a team-high ... Tied for the team lead with 45 runs scored ... Hit his first home run of the 2008 season against Arkansas Fort Smith on 3/15 ... Earned his Associate of Arts degree in spring of 2008.
St. John Vianney (2002-06)
Lettered in baseball and soccer ... Played in the St. Louis Amateur Baseball Academy All-Star Game following his freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... The Griffins won Class 4 State Championship his sophomore and senior seasons ... His sophomore season, the team was the 9th National Runnerup ... Played AAU baseball for the Rawlings Knights in the summer of 2006 under head coach Vince Loggins ... Named team MVP during his one season with the team.
Birthday: March 7, 1988
Parents: Michele and Sander Becker
Sibling: Amy Luna and Karla Ludwig
Why Creighton?: School’s reputation and the Bluejay baseball program.
Favorite Athlete: Albert Pujols
Favorite MLB Team: St. Louis Cardinals