Prior to ETSU
Letterwinner under head coach Todd Smith at Lord Botetourt High School in Virginia … named Player of the Year, First Team All-State, All-Region and  District Player of the Year in 2012 … was a First Team All-Region and All-District selection, while being tabbed Second Team All-State in 2011 … hit .423 with six home runs and 25 RBIs as a senior … compiled a .482 batting average with seven home runs and 30 RBIs as a junior … hit .350 with five home runs and 19 RBIs as a sophomore.

Son of Denise and Shane Powers … born February 20, 1994 … plans to major in engineering technology … his father also played baseball at ETSU from 1983-86.