2014 - FRESHMAN YEAR
Hit .281 with one home run and 19 RBI as a freshman ... Appeared in 45 games with 39 starts, primarily as the designated hitter ... Also made three starts at first base ... Hit .290 in SEC play, second on the team ... Had five doubles and one triple ... Hit first career home run in 7th inning of Sunday game vs. Mississippi State (5/4), snapping 29-inning scoreless streak for Auburn ... Went 2-3 with a run, a walk and a stolen base vs. Presbyterian (3/1) ... Had an RBI in each of the first two games of the Texas A&M series ... Led team with .556 on-base percentage in Missouri series
Played at Briarwood Christian School in Hoover, Ala., for former Auburn head coach Steve Renfroe ... Three-time all-state selection (2011, 2012, 2013) ... Named to all-county and Over The Mountain teams all four years of high school ... Shelby County Player of the Year in 2011 ... Birmingham News Metro Player of the Year in 2011 (batted .546) ... Ranked as top position player in Alabama by ESPN ... AHSAA All-Star ... Invited to Team USA tryouts ... East Coach Pro Showcase ... Helped team to area title all four years of high school ... Played summer ball for EXCEL Baseball with coaches Matthew Maniscalco and Steve Gendron ... Also played football, helping team to state runner-up finish in 2011.
Daniel McGee Robert ... Parents are Greg and Lisa Robert ... Father was a football letterman at Auburn ... Major: business/sport management.