He won the pairs event in the U.S. Championships in 2012 and positioned second in the 2012 Four Continents Shape Skating Championships. He started shape skating when he was 5 yrs . old. He completed second in the U.S. International Shape Skating Basic in 2013. His dad and grandfather had been both cops. He skated in 2013-2014 brief system to “Phantom from the Opera” by composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.