Huskies Tuesday Practice at Bright House Field (photos by Stephen Slade)
2015 Season: Selected in the 14th round of the 2015 MLB Draft by the New York Mets...ABCA/Rawlings All-America Third Team...American Athletic Conference All-Conference First Team...NEIBA New England Player of the Year...ABCA/Rawlings All-Region First Team...All-New England First Team...started all 60 games at second base...led UConn and finished among the national leaders with a .362 batting average...added 14 doubles, three triples, seven home runs and a team-high 54 RBIs...led The American with 64 runs scored and stole 11 bases...drew 29 walks to finish with a .424 on-base percentage...finished with 27 multi-hit games and 18 multi-RBI games...went on an 18-game hitting streak from Feb. 21-March 31...recorded at least one hit in 54 contests and reached base safely in 57 games...smacked a pair of triples and drove in five vs. Siena (Feb. 23)...had back-to-back three-hit games in a pair of wins at No. 23 Kennesaw State (Feb. 27-28)...hit a home run and drove in a pair at FIU (March 6)...went 3-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs at Furman (March 14)...went 4-for-4 with a double at Seton Hall (March 22)...had four hits, three runs and three RBIs vs. Yale (March 24)...followed with a six-RBI outburst at CCSU (March 25)...went 2-for-5 with a homer and two RBIs vs. Boston College (March 31)...went deep and drove in three against Northeastern (April 7)...went 6-for-15 over a three-game set at No. 12 UCF (April 10-12)...went 5-for-10 with six runs and seven RBIs in midweeks against Massachusetts (April 21) and UMass Lowell (April 22)...scored four times at East Carolina (May 1)...hit a three-run home run in the ninth against the next day at ECU...went 6-for-12 with a home run and four RBIs in a series vs. Cincinnati (May 8-10)...went 3-for-4 with a walk-off single in the 11th inning at the American Championship vs. UCF (May 21)...hit a two-run triple in a late rally vs. Tulane (May 22)...ended the year on a 10-game hitting streak.
2014 season: Played in 52 games, all starts...batted .231 with two home runs, nine doubles and 25 RBIs...also added 20 runs, 10 walks and six stolen bases...opened the year on a 13-game hitting streak...recorded 11 multi-hit games...went 2-for-5 with three runs and two RBIs vs. George Mason (Feb. 22)...posted three hits vs. Illinois (Feb. 23)...had five hits in three games at Florida (March 7-9)...hit a home run and notched four RBIs vs. Sacred Heart (March 11)...went 3-for-4 with a run at USF (March 22)...had a 2-for-4 day with two runs, a home run and two RBIs at Cincinnati (April 12)...drove in three runs at Memphis (May 4)...had a two-run double in the win over No. 12 Houston at The American Championship (May 22). 2014 Summer: Played in 31 contests for the North Adams SteepleCats in the New England Collegiate Baseball League...batted .213 for North Adams with six doubles, 16 RBIs and 13 runs scored...also drew 13 walks and stole six bases.
2013 Season: Started all 63 games for the Huskies... Was one of just two Connecticut players to record a batting average above .300 (.302)... Tied for seventh in the BIG EAST with 77 hits... Ranked second on the team with 35 RBI... Tied for third in the BIG EAST with eight sacrifice flies... Was second among the freshmen with a .369 OBP... Recorded a five hit game against Central Connecticut (March 13)... Batted 4-5 at the plate with an RBI against Notre Dame in the BIG EAST Championship game (May 26)... Recorded at least one hit every NCAA Regional game... recorded 21 multi-hit games... Reached base safely in the first 15 games of the season.
High School: Played four seasons of varsity baseball for head coach Sal Coppola at Amity Regional High School...served as team captain as a senior and earned 1st Team All-State honors as a junior and senior...was the New Haven Register MVP as a junior...garnered All-SCC honors three times and helped lead team to the 2012 SCC Championshp.
Personal: Vincent Siena. Born: Dec. 24, 1993. Parents: Vincent and Debbie Siena. Siblings: Nadia.. A sociology major.