Huskies advance to winner's bracket to face Houston on Thursday, May 25 at 3 p.m.
The Huskies will host the Green Wave at J.O. Christian Field on April 1-3
Aaron Hill, Willy Yahn, CJ Dandeneau and Jack Riley, have each earned all-star game nods in their respective summer leagues
The Huskies launched a season-high four home runs in the win
Andrew Zapata spun seven scoreless innings
UCONN vs Houston AAC Tournament semifinal (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Cincinnati AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Quinnipiac (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Bryant (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs CCSU (photo by Stephen Slade)
2017 Season: Appeared in 13 games and made one start…The right-hander tallied a team-low 1.75 ERA in 25.2 innings…He went 1-0 with one save, walked only six and struck out 29…Opponents hit .204 against him…Retired all 12 Bearcats that he faced in The American Championship (5/23) vs. Cincinnati, picking up six strikeouts and first career save…Did not allow a run in 10 appearances…Went a stretch of 17 innings without giving up a run.
2016 Summer: Pitched his way to an All-Star campaign with the New Bedford Bay Sox in the NECBL...Started eight games, going 4-1 with a 2.18 ERA in 49.1 innings pitched...In first start on June 15 pitched 7.1 scoreless innings against Upper Valley...Followed up his debut with a complete game victory over Keene, allowing one run on six hits, while striking out six...Recorded season-highs in strikeouts (8) and innings pitched (7.2) against Vermont on July 24...Was one of three Huskies (Dandeneau & Domnarski) to rank in the top-10 in ERA (sixth)...Ranked fourth in the NECBL in innings pitched.
2016 Season: Appeared in 12 games, making a pair of starts for the Huskies…Finished the season with a 1-1 record and a 5.60 ERA in 17.2 innings of work…Pitched 5.0 scoreless innings in his first start of the season in a win against Boston College (March 29)… Pitched a scoreless inning of relief against Memphis on April 30.
2015 Season: Came on strong late in the season to become one of the most effective Husky pitchers...Made 11 overall appearances, compiling a 1.25 ERA in 21.2 innings...Struck out 16 against only three walks...Held opponents to a paltry .114 batting average against...Did not allow a hit over his first seven appearances, a span of 9.0 innings...Made his collegiate debut with a strikeout in a perfect inning vs. Yale (March 24)...Tossed two perfect frames vs. Memphis (April 24)...Struck out five over a pair of no-hit innings against Cincinnati (May 8)...Faced the minimum in 2.0 clean innings at No. 19 Houston (May 15)...Made two appearances totaling 10.1 innings at the American Championship...Fired 4.0 one-run innings vs. Tulane (May 20)...Followed with a career-high 6.1 frames vs. East Carolina (May 23), allowing a run on three hits with one walk in the longest relief outing for any Husky in 2015.
2014 Season: Redshirt season.
2014 Summer: A Futures Collegiate Baseball League All Star with the Nashua Silver Knights...Made 10 regular season appearances for Nashua, including eight starts...Held a 5-1 record and 2.80 ERA in the regular season, tossing 57.2 innings...Posted a 50:8 strikeout-to-walk ratio in the regular season...Earned FCBL Pitcher of the Week honors after eight shutout innings with nine strikeouts and no walks in a July 11 win...Tossed a scoreless inning in the FCBL All Star Game...Finished the regular season with a 1.11 WHIP.
High School: Attended Amity High School in Woodbridge, Connecticut...Earned All-State honors...Member of the 2013 Class LL State Championship team...Compiled a 10-0 pitching record senior year.
Personal: Born May 21, 1995...Economics major.Loading...