Fred is a graduate of Wyalusing Valley High School in 1983, Keystone Junior College in 1984 and cared a BS. from Jacksonville University
Fred won 8 letters in his sports activities baseball, basketball and football. He was part of Wyalusing football’s undefeated season in the fall of 1982 A few more of Fred’s accomplishments: Elmira Star Gazette Twin Tier All-Star Quarterback, WNEP Sports Star of the Week, NTL AI League Team 1982, All-State honorable mention in basketball in 1983, scored over 1000 points in basketball (without three point line), NTL AII-Star Basketball Team, Elmira Star Gazette Twin Tier All-Star Basketball Team, Wyalusing Athlete of the year 1983 and was part of 4 NTL League Championship Teams in baseball.
Fred went on to college starting at Keystone as Co-Captain and leading them to NCAA Regional Birth in 1985, then to Jacksonville University where he led them ranking 25th in 1987 starting at 3rd base and short-stop. national In 1985. Fred was batting leader with the Scranton Red Sox (College Baseball League and was on the 1987 League Championship Team with Abington Heights (College Baseball League).
Fred went on to modified softball with great success.