|Hometown:||Powder Springs, Ga.|
|High School:||Hillgrove (Kennesaw State)|
2012-2013 (Kennesaw State): Appeared in 26 games and starting in 20 mainly as a designated hitter... Knocked in 11 runs while scoring 11 as well, earning a .183 batting average with one double and a homerun... Had an on base percentage of .355 with 16 walks...
2011-2012 (Kennesaw State): Hit .429 (3-for-7) in limited play… Started one game, but appeared in six games for the Owls…
Hillgrove High School (2007-2011): Was an All-State selection his senior season after batting .360 with 11 home runs, 48 runs batted in and 52 runs scored … Played for Team Georgia … Was a two-time First Team All-Cobb County selection and two-time First Team All-Region pick … Earned Second Team All-Cobb County and All-Region accolades … Led the Hawks to a 29-10 record and runner-up finish in the state tournament … Was a three-year letterman and an Honors graduate.
Parents: Ron and Sandra Raper
Favorite Professional Athlete: Chipper Jones
Favorite Professional Team: Atlanta Braves
Activities/Hobbies: Hunting, pool time, movies.
Biggest Sports Thrill: My 1st collegiate home run.