|Hometown:||South Lyon, Mich.|
|High School:||South Lyon|
2010 (Jr.): Appeared in and started all 43 games in center field...named Second Team All-MIAA...ranked third in the MIAA in runs (46) and tied for third in home runs (6)...ranked fourth in the league in stolen bases (12)...had 11 multi-hit games including a four-hit contest at Albion in game one on Apr. 30...had 11 multi-RBI games including a four-RBI day against Alma in game two on Apr. 15...batted .317 with 46 hits in 145 at-bats...drove in 36 runs ranking second on the team...hit nine doubles and drew 20 walks to lead the team...had a .414 on-base percentage and .503 slugging percentage...recorded 74 putouts and two assists in the field.
2009 (So.): Was second on the team in RBI’s in 2009 with 36…had a .376 batting average…went 3-for-4 versus East Texas Baptist on March 3 with two RBI’s…went 3-for-4 in game one of a doubleheader versus Alma College on March 31 with two RBI’s…went 3-for-3 in game one of a doubleheader versus Trine University on April 11 with two RBI’s…ranked fifth in conference only games with a .409 batting average…ranked third in conference games with 27 RBI’s…ranked seventh in the MIAA in runs scored.
2008 (Fr.): Played in 25 games and made 23 starts after injury to Kris Powell in center field…batted .361 with 30 hits in 83 at-bats…scored 20 runs and collected three doubles, one triple and one home run…drove in 17 runs and collected 38 total bases as a freshman…drew six walks and was hit by a pitch four times sporting a .421 on-base percentage…went 5-for-5 in stolen bases and recorded a 1.000 fielding percentage with 52 putouts and one assist…batted .421 (8-of-19) against lefties and .344 (22-of-64) against righties…hit .414 with runners in scoring position and .417 with two outs…hit .500 (19-of-38) in conference action with a home run and 15 RBI’s…batted .225 in the postseason with six runs scored and nine total bases…named MIAA All-Academic.
Personal: Majoring in criminal justice…born in Garden City, Michigan on May 21, 1989…son of David and Noreene Sarkissian…graduated from South Lyon High School (Lions) in 2007…older brother, Nick, also plays baseball at Adrian…father, David, played baseball at Miami Dade…grandfather played for the Cleveland Indians…cousin of Mike Modano of the Dallas Stars in the NHL…played outfield, shortstop and pitcher in high school…earned three varsity letters in baseball…named All-Kensington Valley Conference and All-District as a junior and senior…played in Oakland County All-Star Game…set school record for saves and triples…favorite sports teams are the Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions and Detroit Tigers...favorite athletes are Austin Jackson and Curtis Granderson...favorite TV shows are Tosh.0 and Jersey Shore...favorite movies are Superbad and American History X.