The junior right-handed pitcher was taken in the 28th round of the Major League Baseball Draft.
The Minutemen will face the loser of the Rhode Island-Saint Joseph's matchup tonight at 7 p.m. in an elimination game.
The Minutemen open up championship play vs. Richmond at noon on Wednesday.
Cusick and Begin belt homers, while Torres tosses complete game vs. the Colonials.
The Minutemen will close out their home schedule this Thursday, Friday and Saturday vs. the Colonials.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Game-By-Game Statistics
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010: Did not see action.
BEFORE UMASS: Graduated from Central Catholic High School where he was a four-year letterwinner for the Raiders' football team ... Also ran indoor track as a sophomore and threw the javelin outdoors as a junior ... Played baseball for Lawrence Legion Post 15 ... Was a four-year honor roll student and won the Principal's Scholarship as a sophomore.
PERSONAL: Born Dennis Richard Torres on May 17, 1990, in Lawrence, Mass. ... Son of Denesi Torres and Maritza Vega ... Has three sisters, Lisette Torres, Nizette Alayon and Anitza Alayon ... Intends to major in Accounting.
DENNIS TORRES'S CAREER STATISTICS
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|Tuesday, Mar 3|
|at Central Connecticut||3:00 PM||
|Friday, Mar 6|
|at Kentucky||3:00 PM|
|Saturday, Mar 7|
|at Kentucky||1:00 PM|
|at Kentucky||4:00 PM|
|Sunday, Mar 8|
|at Kentucky||12:00 PM|
|Saturday, Mar 14|