2013 – Started 21 games with nine appearances off the bench as a senior … hit .275 (19-for-69) with five doubles … also stole three bases and scored 11 runs … went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs batted in as Indiana State completed a season sweep of Purdue on April 9 … also picked up three hits against SIU Edwardsville on April 17 … went 2-for-3 with a RBI single against Wichita State in the MVC Tournament on May 24 … finished his career with a .977 fielding percentage, making just nine errors in four seasons with 232 fielding assists and 156 putouts.
2012 - Started seven games with 32 appearances off the bench ... hit .256 with a pair of doubles ... scored 12 runs while driving in five ... dropped down three sacrifice bunts ... hit a pinch-hit two-run double against Maryland Eastern Shore on Feb. 25 ... tallied a pair of hits against Illinois Springfield (March 27) and Nebraska Omaha (April 27) ... assisted ISU to a series sweep at Southern Illinois, going 1-for-4 with a double and two runs scored on May 13 ... also made a key throw home from second base during ISU's triple play at SIU on May 13.
2011 - Started 30 games for the Sycamores, appearing 20 more times off the bench ... hit .248 (31-for-125) with four doubles and a triple ... picked up 17 RBIs and 14 runs scored during the season ... went 4-for-6 in stolen base attempts ... tallied a pair of hits in game seven times this season, driving in three runs twice (at Dallas Baptist on February 19 and at UT Martin on February 26).
2010 - Saw action in 44 games with 12 starts ... hit .241 with nine RBIs and 14 runs scored ... used primarily as a late-inning defensive replacement at second base, where he totaled 36 putouts and 54 assists without an error ... tallied his first multi-hit and multi-RBI performance with two hits and two RBIs against Franklin on April 21.
High School - Played baseball and basketball for four seasons while at West Vigo High School ... lettered in baseball under head coach Steve DeGroote ... two-time first team all-state selection ... named the WTWO/THSB Wabash Valley Player of the Year for spring sports after his senior season ... set a WVHS record for runs scored (52) and pitching wins (14) in a single season.
Personal - Born on August 17, 1990, to Tammy and Kenny Pearson ... undecided on an academic major ... hobbies include playing golf ... father, Kenny, played baseball at Indiana State during the 1984-1985 season.
|Hometown:||West Terre Haute, Ind.|
|High School:||West Vigo HS|