2018: Played in 38 games with 31 starts as a true freshman ... Selected to the 2018 All-Southern Conference freshman team ... Batted .283 for the season and .292 in conference play with six doubles and two homers — both of which came in back-to-back innings vs. VMI ... One of three ETSU players to post a .400-plus on-base percentage, ending the season at .401 ... Was the only ETSU player to make starts at all three outfield positions, primarily manning left field with 20 starts.

Prior to ETSU: Lettered four years for the Bearden High School baseball team in Knoxville, Tenn. for head coach John Rice ... Hit .459 with seven dingers as a sophomore in 2015 ... Continued successful sophomore campaign on the mound with an 1.80 ERA ... Capped his senior season with a .380 batting average and five homers ... 2015 District 4-AAA MVP and 2015 TBCA all-state ... Four-year all-district member ... 2017 PrepXtra team ... Named to super-freshman team.

Personal: Born September 8, 1998 … Son of Meredith and Andy Beam … majoring in business at ETSU.