Originally from Austin, Brad was a three-sport letterman at Lake Travis High School, class of 2008, earning All-Academic and All-District Honors in all three sports.
In 2006, Brad was chosen to participate in the USA Junior Olympic team trials and the Perfect Game Top 100 Showcase held in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Brad was a First-Team, 2008 4A All-State selection, as well as the 4A MVP in the state of Texas. As a result of his accolades, he earned a baseball scholarship to The University of Arizona. That same year, Coach Brad played in the Texas High School All-Star Game and the Under Armour High School All-American Game in Cape Cod.
Brad opted to sign professionally after being drafted by the Houston Astros in the 8th round of the 2008, playing five professional seasons. Career Stats