2005: Played in 42 games with 39 starts, all at shortstop ... had team-high three triples ... added eight doubles, tied for fourth on team ... doubled twice, drove in run and scored run vs. St. Bonaventure (3/20) ... had bases-clearing triple to propel Marshall to 10-9 win in game one of doubleheader at Miami (Ohio) (4/3) ... earned first stolen base of career Feb. 25 at Jacksonville State ... also went 2-for-4 with run scored in that contest ... had two-run single in win over Eastern Michigan (3/26) in first game of doubleheader ... played summer ball for Wichita Rattlers, hitting .370 with two home runs and eight doubles.
Pratt Community College: Had .310 batting average at Pratt Community College ... played for coach Jeff Brewer ... was junior college Academic All-American ... played in Jayhawk West All-Star game in Wichita, Kan. ... also competed in Arkansas All-State All-Star game held in Fayetteville, Ark. ... played for Arkansas American Legion 3A team from 2000-2003 ... member of Las Vegas Blues summer league team in 2004.
High School: Sylvan Hills High School team won conference championships from 2000-02 ... named to All-Conference team in 2001 ... in 2002, batted .419 with 46 stolen bases ... 5A All-Conference and All-State nominee ... made All-Arkansas Team.
Personal: Son of Bruce and Karen Mason ... has sister, Melissa (24) ... major is business management ... born on Jan. 29, 1984.