Date of Birth: 02/09/1998
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 210 lbs
College Experience: Jacksonville University
Bats: R Throws: R
Resides: Mt. Dora, Florida
Spring Stats: Southern leads Jacksonville in the power categories this year, with a .463 slugging percentage and seven homers. The freshman is hitting just .236 but boasts a lofty .387 on-base percentage thanks to his 26 walks.
Personal: Son of Laura and Paul Southern; majoring in computer science. A 2016 graduate of Apopka High School, where he earned All-Metro Conference Catcher honors in 2015. His favorite MLB team is the Red Sox and favorite player is Yadier Molina. Off the field, he enjoys computer programming, playing video games, fishing and boating.