AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR IN 2009:Game-By-Game Statistics Batted .169 in 21 games for the Minutemen, had 59 at-bats, 10 hits and 9 runs. Finished with a .1000 fielding percentage completing all 25 chances successfully ... Knocked a single against Boston College (4/7), capping off a four-game hitting streak ... Hit 5-for-11 in the team's three game series vs. Temple (4/4-4/5), posting an RBI and a run scored in each of the games. Ripped two doubles in game three and stole a base ... In his first appearance on the mound since 2007, came out of the bullpen at Hartford (3/25) and pitched 0.2 hitless innings to help preserve the victory ... Knocked a single and scored once at Navy (3/14) ... Logged one hit and stole a base at Arizona (3/8). - Hit 2-for-5 at Arizona (3/7) and scored a run ... Scored three runs vs. Fairfield (3/1) to match a career high, while also logging an RBI.
AS A SENIOR IN 2008: Redshirted while recovering from an injury.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2007: Game-By-Game Statistics Appeared in 39 games for the Minutemen, including 35 starts ... Also started seven games as a pitcher ... Compiled a 5-1 record with a 3.35 ERA in 43 innings of work ... Hit .173 (19-110) with four doubles, one homerun, 12 walks, six stolen bases, and nine runs scored ... Belted a double vs. Richmond and went 2-4 (5/5) ... Pitched 7.1 innings and allowed only two earned runs while striking out four to earn his fifth win of the season at Dayton (4/28) ... Propelled the Minutemen to a win over La Salle (4/21) with 7.2 innings of work in which he yielded only one unearned run ... Threw eight strong innings, allowing only five hits and one earned run and struck out five while earning the win vs. George Washington (4/14) ... Scattered three hits over seven innings at Holy Cross (4/3), allowing one rune, and striking out five ... Drove home four runs on two hits, scored a run and stole a base in win at Temple (3/23) ... Batted 2-4 with two RBI vs. Northwestern (3/20) ... Hit a home run, while going 3-4 with three runs and two RBI vs. Dartmouth (3/17).
BEFORE UMASS: Played two seasons for the University of South Florida Bulls ... As a sophomore in 2006, made 16 appearances and pitched in 35.2 innings...Posted 2-2 record with a 5.55 ERA ... Struck out 28 batters while walking only 14 ... As a freshman in 2005, pitched 12 1/3 innings in 8 appearances, striking out 4 batters ... Saw action in three games with the Hyannis Mets of the Cape Cod League in the summer of 2005 ... In high school, was a four-year starter and twice won the team MVP award ... League pitcher of the year as a senior and was named Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-American prior to senior year.
PERSONAL: Born on December 16, 1985, in Boston, Mass. ... Son of Donna and Jim Cassidy ... Has three siblings, Phil, Jen and Melissa ... Majoring in Sociology.
Hits: 3 vs. Dartmouth (3/17/08) Runs Scored: 3 (2x); Last vs. Fairfield (3/1/09) Doubles: 2 vs. Temple (4/5/09) Triples: -- Home Runs: 1 vs. Dartmouth (3/17/07) RBI: 2 vs. Dartmouth (3/17/07)
Innings Pitched: 7.2 vs. La Salle (4/21/07) Strikeouts: 5 (3x); Last vs. La Salle (4/21/07)