2012: Had a breakout season starting 43 games for the Retrievers, playing in a total of 48 games... Set career-highs in numerous categories including hits (45), doubles (8), runs (22), and RBIs (17)... Led the team with a .995 fielding percentage behind the plate... Had a career-high three RBIs against Delaware on April 10... Singled in the game-winning runs in an extra inning win over Albany on April 20... Collected a hit in six straight games from April 10-25... Recorded 14 multi-hit games... Recognized on the America East Honor Roll.
2011: Saw action in 20 games for UMBC, starting in 14 of them in his first season in Baltimore... Recorded two multi-hit games for the Retrievers... Went 3-for-4 with an RBI against George Washington on Apr. 20... A week later he picked up two hits in four at-bats, including a three-run homerun, against Maine on Apr. 30... Recognized on the America East Honor Roll.
Background: Played junior college ball at Chesapeake... Earned All-Conference honors his junior and senior year... Helped lead Snow Hill to the Maryland State Championship in 2006.
Personal: Son of Michael and Darlene Allinder... Has three sisters, Michelle, Jen and Angela... Majoring in pre-physical therapy... Born Aug. 11, 1990.