Junior infielder who has been used primarily as a pinch-hitter ... will provide depth at second base in 2013 ... a career .310 hitter with a .420 on-base percentage in 31 games (seven starts) over two seasons ... has three doubles, six RBIs, eight runs, and eight walks ... has four putouts and seven assists without committing an error in his career.
2012: Hit .233 with two runs, two doubles, four RBIs, a .324 on-base percentage, and four walks in 19 games (six starts as the DH) ... had one putout and three assists without committing an error ... hit .438 with runners on base, .333 with runners in scoring position, and .375 with two outs ... came off the bench and hit a run-scoring double against Holy Cross on Mar. 7 ... went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs in his first start of the season against Elon at Greenville, SC on Mar. 21 ... went 2-for-3 against Charleston Southern on Apr. 17 ... hit a one-out, pinch-hit single in the ninth inning with Clemson trailing 7-6 and scored the winning run on Jon McGibbon’s walkoff three-run homer against #1 Florida State in the ACC Tournament on May 25 ... played for Wilson in the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .311 with four steals in 16 games.
2011: Was 6-for-12 (.500) with six runs, one double, two RBIs, four walks, and a .625 on-base percentage in 12 games (one start as the DH) ... had three putouts and four assists without committing an error ... was 3-for-5 with runners on base ... was 5-for-10 with a double, two RBIs, five runs, and a .615 on-base percentage in his 11 games off the bench ... was 4-for-4 with five runs, one double, two RBIs, and three walks in five non-ACC regular-season games; he reached base via a hit or walk in all seven of his plate appearances ... was 5-for-8 with a double, two RBIs, five runs, and a .727 on-base percentage in nine home games ... was 4-for-5 with a double, two RBIs, five runs, and an .875 on-base percentage in four May games ... hit a single in his first career plate appearance against Elon on Mar. 23 ... came off the bench, walked, and scored a run against Western Carolina on Apr. 6 ... hit a pinch-hit, two-run double in the first game of a doubleheader against Gardner-Webb on May 7 ... came off the bench and went 1-for-1 with a run and walk in the second game of a doubleheader against Gardner-Webb on May 7 ... went 1-for-2 with a run and walk in the second game of a doubleheader at Virginia Tech on May 14; his leadoff walk in the eighth inning with the score tied 3-3 set up Brad Miller’s go-ahead three-run homer; it was his first career start ... went 1-for-1 with two runs and a walk off the bench against Davidson on May 17 ... hit a pinch-hit single against Sacred Heart in the Clemson Regional on June 3 ... played for North Shore in the New England Collegiate Baseball League in the summer, where he hit .205 with 13 runs, four doubles, one homer, eight RBIs, and seven steals in 24 games.
Before Clemson: Team offensive MVP at Greenwich High School ... played in the Connecticut High School All-Star game ... lettered three times in baseball and three times in football at Greenwich High, where he was coached by Mike Mora.
Personal: His mother, Susan, was a swimmer at South Carolina and his father, Michael, played football at Vanderbilt ... majoring in management ... born Michael Edward Dunster on May 31, 1992 in Greenwich, CT.