Appeared in 61 games and made 60 starts in the outfield and
at designated hitter during the 2014 season … Finished second on the team with
a .289 batting average … Recorded 66 hits, including 14 doubles and 22 runs
batted in … Scored 35 runs and had a .366 on base percentage … Led the team
with 21 multi-hit games … Tallied three-hit performances in SEC action against
Mississippi State (March 29), Auburn (April 26), Ole Miss (May 4) and Missouri
(May 16) … Had a season-best four-RBI against South Alabama (Feb. 28),
including three doubles and two runs scored … Scored a season-high three runs
against Ole Miss (May 23) in the third round of the SEC Tournament … Tallied
seven sacrifice hits and recorded two assists from the outfield.
Played in 52 games, including 50 starts, and hit .295 with a homer and 18 RBI ... Set an Arkansas single-season record with 15 sacrifice bunts and his 21 career sacrifice bunts are the fourth most in school history ... Ranked second on the team with nine doubles ... Had 20 multi-hit games, which was the second-highest total on the team … Finished second on the team with a .312 batting average in conference play and drove in five runs ... Started the final two games in the series vs. Western Illinois (2.15-2.17) and went 4-for-7 with two RBI and two runs scored ... Tied a career high with three hits in the series finale vs. the Leathernecks ... Had a hit and scored two runs in the first game of the doubleheader vs. New Orleans (2.19) ... Reached base four times in the series finale vs. Evansville (2.24), going 2-for-3 at the plate and drawing two walks with a RBI and two runs scored ... Hit the first home run of his collegiate career in game two vs. San Diego State (3.8), a walk-off solo home run with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Razorbacks a 4-3 victory ... Had a pair of hits, scored two runs and drove in a run in series finale vs. Alabama A&M (3.13) ... Went 5-for-10 with three RBI and two runs scored in the series vs. Ole Miss (3.15-3.17) ... Had three hits with a RBI and a run scored in the middle game vs. the Rebels ... Had two hits and scored a run in the first and third games of the series at No. 6 South Carolina (3.22-3.24) ... Hit .462 (6-for-13) with a pair of doubles and three runs scored in series victory at Alabama (4.4-4.6) ... Had a pair of hits in each game vs. the Crimson Tide ... Went 2-for-4 with a RBI and a walk in game two of the doubleheader at Nebraska (4.16) ... Batted .444 (4-for-9) with two runs scored and a stolen base in the series win over Texas A&M (4.19-4.21) ... Drove in the eventual game-winning run with an eighth-inning RBI single in game two of the series at Georgia (4.27) ... Went 4-for-12 in the SEC Tournament (5.22-5.25) with a pair of RBI, a run scored and a stolen base … Hit .412 (7-for-17) with four runs scored in the NCAA Manhattan Regional (5.31-6.2) … Had multiple hits in the final three games of the regional, including a three-hit game in the Razorbacks’ victory over Bryant.
Played in 33 games, including 17 starts, and hit .333 with seven RBI ... Named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Made his collegiate debut against Villanova (2.17-2.19), playing in all three games of the series and scoring a run in the series finale ... Recorded his first collegiate hit and stolen base in series finale against Northwestern State (2.22) ... Entered as a pinch hitter against Texas (3.4) at the Houston College Classic and reached base in all three plate appearances, recording a pair of hits, his first collegiate RBI and a walk ... Had a pair of hits and drove in a run in series finale against Binghamton (3.10) ... Came off the bench as a pinch hitter in the 11th inning of the series finale at Mississippi State (3.25) and had a RBI with a run scored and a stolen base ... Started the final two games of the Georgia (4.6-4.8) series and had a hit in each game with a RBI in the series finale ... Got the start in the second game of the series vs. Kentucky (4.14) and went 1-for-2 with a run scored and a stolen base ... Went 2-for-2 in the second game of the doubleheader against Stephen F. Austin (4.17), scoring the game-tying run and driving in the game-winning run with a walk-off single ... Started the second game of the series at Florida (4.28) and went 1-for-2 with a run scored ... Was Arkansas’ top performer in the NCAA Tournament, hitting .444 (12-for-27) with a pair of RBI … Earned a start in a pair of games in the Houston Regional (6.1-6.3) and went 4-for-7 with a RBI and a run scored ... Set a new career high with three hits and drove in a run in the regional final vs. Sam Houston State ... Named to the Houston Regional All-Tournament Team ... Hit .429 (3-for-7) with his first collegiate triple and a pair of runs scored in the Waco Super Regional at No. 4 Baylor (6.9-6.11) … Started all four games in the College World Series and hit .385 (5-for-13) with a RBI … Had at least one hit in three of the Razorbacks’ four CWS games, including a career-high tying three-hit performance in Arkansas’ win over Kent State (6.16).
2012: Played for the Wisconsin Woodchucks of the Northwoods League … Finished the summer with a .302 batting average, a home run and 12 RBI … Also added six stolen bases.
Salpointe Catholic High School
Ranked 331st nationally in the class of 2011 by Perfect Game ... Named a 2011 first-team Louisville Slugger High School All-American ... Earned Southern Region Player of the Year and Chris Moon 4A-5A Player of the Year honors in 2011 ... Finished his senior season with a .541 batting average with 11 home runs, 69 RBI and 13 stolen bases ... Played for the Cincinnati Reds in the 2010 Area Code Games.
In the Draft
2011 - Cincinnati Reds, 12th round (375th overall)
Son of Nathan and Chris Serrano ... Has a sister, Audrey ... Majoring in recreation and sport management.