2011 SEASON RECAP: Filled in as the Tide's midweek catcher in relief of Brock Bennett ... appeared in nine games, starting four times ... hit .188 with four runs and a stolen base for the year.
FRESHMAN (2011): Tallahassee Regional: Came in as a defensive replacement in game three against Central Florida ... did not get any time in the box. Southern Mississippi: Started the game at catcher, going 1-for-4 with one run for the night. MVSU: Started both games at catcher ... went 1-for-7 with one run in the two games. Vanderbilt: Appeared in game one (4/8) as a defensive replacement at catcher ... went 1-for-1 with a double, stole one base, and eventually scored to earn him one run in his lone plate appearance. EIU: Was 0-for-1 as a pinch-hitter in game two, stayed in the game to play catcher. NWSU: Appeared in one game (3/6) as a defensive replacement at catcher. USA Classic: Saw action in one game, starting the contest vs. UCF ... went 0-for-2 with a run and two walks. Alabama State: Pinch-hit in the bottom of the sixth, staying in the game at catcher ... went 0-for-1 before being replaced in the eighth inning.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Played on two gold-medal-winning teams for Team USA Baseball in 2008 and 2009 ... played on Team USA 16-and-under squad in 2008 and Team USA 18-and-under squad in 2009 ... member of the gold-medal-winning Team USA (16-and-under) at the 2008 COPABE Youth National Championship in Veracruz, Mexico ... in three games, he batted .364 (4-for-11) with three RBI and four runs scored ... Team USA posted a 14-3 win over Venezuela in the championship game ... member of gold-medal-winning Team (18-and-under) at the 2009 COPABE "AAA" Pan American Junior Championships in Barquisimeto, Venezuela ... played in four games and hit .417 (5-for-12) with two RBI, three doubles and six runs scored as the USA posted an 8-0 record ... hit .286 with one double and two RBI at the Team USA Trails in Cary, N.C., which were held in September 2009 ... participated in the 2009 Perfect Game National Showcase at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, where he was rated as the No. 165 prospect at the invitation-only event ... three-year starter for the Creekside Knights ... as a junior, he hit .487 with 35 RBI and 21 stolen bases ... named the 2009 St. Augustine (Fla.) Record Player of the Year ... 2009 St. John's County Player of the Year ... 2009 Creekside High School Male Athlete of the Year ... 2009 Creekside High School Offensive Player of the Year ... 2009 FCAC First-Team All-District V catcher ... high school coach was Luke Marabell ... full name is Ladson Fraser Montgomery ... parents are Ladson, Sr. and Angie Montgomery.