|Hometown:||Locust Grove, Ga.|
|Previous College:||Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College|
Prior to GC: Played two seasons at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, Ga. under head coach Steve Janousek, a Georgia College baseball alum.
In High School: Graduated from Luella High in Locust Grove, Ga. where he played for head coach Andy Cooper ... Two-time All-County second team selection ... Named school's Pitcher of the Year his senior season, with the squad's Most Improved honor in his junior year ... Also lettered in football and wrestling ... Named school's Special Teams Player of the Year in his senior season.
Personal: Majoring in business management ... Son of Alan and Mary Pape ... Born June 11 ... Lists Detroit Tigers hurler Justin Verlander as his favorite athlete ... Has "The Questions" by Mac Miller as his ringtone ... Chose Georgia College for the winning tradition ... His biggest sports thrill was throwing a 1-0 complete game shutout against national No. 9 Georgia Perimiter College ... He eats Taco Bell before every start ... Cites spiders as the thing that scares him the most ... Favorite song is "Donald Trump" by Mac Miller, movie is Gladiator and TV show is Big Bang Theory ... Lives by the motto: "Quiet confidence."