|High School:||Pickerington Central|
2013: Second team All-Ohio Athletic Conference … led the team and finished 17th in the OAC with 14 points … led the team and tied for 13th in the conference with six goals … tied for the team lead with two assists … scored what held up as the game-winning goal and posted an assist in Capital’s 4-0 victory over Marietta on Oct. 23 … registered two goals in the Crusaders’ 3-2 setback at Denison on Sept. 18 … also tallied goals against Colorado College on Sept. 6 at Ohio Wesleyan, at Wooster (Sept. 21) and at Ohio Northern (Oct. 9)
2012: Honorable mention All-Ohio Athletic Conference … started 17 of the 18 matches he played in … placed fourth on the team with 11 points, including four goals and three assists … scored game-winning goal against Muskingum on Oct. 23 … registered 27 shots, including 14 on goal
2011: Received Honorable Mention All-OAC this season…he appeared in 17 games, with 15 starts for the Crusaders… he was third in goals with five, and two assists…
2010: Medical hardship
Personal: Majoring in Accounting with the goal of becoming a Certified Public Accountant…Parents are Mark Eley and Kelly Birch…attended Pickerington Central High School, where he played soccer and volleyball…his greatest sports accomplishment was being names 1st team All-District.