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20   David Loonie
David Loonie

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Longmeadow, Mass.

High School:
Longmeadow H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205

Position:
Pitcher

Bats / Throws:
Right / Right


  • Will look to win a spot in the starting rotation for the Minutemen

    AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR IN 2001:

  • Earned victory vs. Connecticut, allowing one earned run on five hits in seven innings
  • Struck out three against Connecticut, Siena and St. Joseph?s

    AS A JUNIOR IN 2000:

  • Appeared in just one game on the mound
  • Started against Canisius, allowing just two hits and no runs in five innings, with four strikeouts and no walks
  • Missed the remainder of the season due to a shoulder injury

    AS A SOPHOMORE IN 1999:

  • Made 12 appearances and seven starts on the season
  • Picked up first collegiate win, throwing six scoreless innings, while allowing four hits and striking out five in win over Central Connecticut
  • Struck out five in 6-2/3 innings to earn win in 7-6 victory over Yale
  • Notched first collegiate save, pitching final two innings, while allowing one hit and striking out one in 8-4 win over Duquesne
  • Stuck out six in six-plus innings to post 7-3 victory over Xavier
  • Allowed four hits and two runs in 5-1/3 innings to defeat Fordham

    AS A FRESHMAN IN 1998:

  • Struck out one in 2/3 of an inning vs. Seton Hall in first appearance
  • Struck out four in four innings of relief work against Holy Cross

    HIGH SCHOOL:

  • Hit .371 and had a 3-4 record in senior season at Longmeadow High
  • Team captain during senior year, and also named team MVP
  • First team All-Western Mass. as a senior and second team as a junior
  • Member of 1996 gold medal winning team at the Bay State Games
  • Two-time All-Valley Wheel League selection
  • Received the Carmen DiPipo Award for dedication and commitment
  • Also played four years of basketball, where he set the school record with 38 three-point field goals during the 1996-97 season

    PERSONAL:

  • Born on Oct. 31, 1978, in Boston, Mass.
  • Son of Michael and Joanne Loonie
  • Older brother, Justin, played lacrosse at Villanova
  • A Communications major

    Loonie's Career Stats

    Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER SO BB
    1998 9.72 0-0 6 1 0 0 0 8.1 11 9 9 7 5
    1999 4.46 4-2 12 7 0 0 1 40.1 46 28 20 32 11
    2000 0.00 1-0 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 2 0 0 4 0
    2001 14.95 1-4 8 4 0 0 0 18.2 34 37 31 13 12
    Career 7.97 6-6 27 13 0 0 1 72.2 93 74 60 56 28
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