22   Mike Geannelis
Mike  Geannelis


Williamstown, Mass.

High School:
IMG Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215



UMass Baseball Topped By Boston College For Beanpot Title, 2-0

Scifo and Picard both registered doubles for two of the Minutemen's four hits.


UMass Baseball's Geannelis Tabbed Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year

The two-way player led UMass in batting average and wins this season.


UMass Baseball's Geannelis Tapped As A-10 Rookie Of The Week

The pitcher/designated hitter was 2-0 and hit .625 last week for the Minutemen.



BASEBALL VS. URI (SENIOR DAY) Photos by Thom Kendall '93



BSBLL VS. RICHMOND Photos by Thom Kendall '93



BASEBALL VS. BC-BEANPOT Photos by Thom Kendall '93



BASEBALL VS. HARTFORD Photos by Thom Kendall '93



BASEBALL VS. GW Photos by Thom Kendall '93

2014 Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year
2014 All-New England Second Team (UT)
2014 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (5/13/14)
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (4/14/14)

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016: Game-By-Game Statistics
Recorded his first win of the season against Fordham (4/30) where he pitched 2.1 innings allowing only one hit and striking one batter out … Against Fordham (4/30), he went 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI … Had three strikeouts in a 3.0 inning appearance against Quinnipiac (4/27) … Went 4-for-11 at the plate in a three games series against La Salle (4/22-24) driving in four RBI … Went 2-for-4 at the plate against Harvard (4/20) with two doubles … Also against Harvard (4/20) made an appearance on the mound for 1.0 inning and struck out two … Earned two hits and two RBIs and pitched 0.2 innings with two strikeouts against Saint Joseph¹s (4/17) ... Went 2-for-4 against Saint Joseph¹s (4/16) including a double ... Started on first base at Boston College (4/13) with four at bats and pitched 2 innings with two strikeouts ... Pitched 2.1 innings at St. Bonaventure (4/10) and struck out three ... Saw seven at bats in three game weekend series at St. Bonaventure (4/8-4/10), and went 3-for-7 with three RBIs ... Struck out six in the 2.2 innings pitched against Boston College (3/30)

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics
Had two hits at George Mason (5/16) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI at George Mason (5/14) ... Had an RBI versus Fairfield (5/12) ... Doubled versus Rhode Island (5/9) ... Picked up a hit and earned the save versus Rhode Island, throwing a scoreless inning in relief (5/8) ... Went 1-for-3 and scored a run versus Richmond (5/3) ... Threw one inning, earning the save versus Richmond (5/2) ... Went 2-for-4 and drove in the game-winning run versus Richmond (5/1) ... Picked up two doubles at Holy Cross (4/28) ... Went 3-for-5 in series finale at Florida Gulf Coast (4/26) ... Threw five innings, allowing just two earned runs in Beanpot Championship game versus BC in his first start of the season (4/22) ... Went 2-for-3 with a triple and two RBI at Saint Louis (4/18) ... Earned his second save of the season in the first round of the Beanpot Tournament versus Harvard, throwing an inning and striking out a batter (4/13) ... Had a three-RBI double and threw two scoreless innings in relief against St. Bonaventure (4/12) ... Reached base via walk in four plate appearances, scoring a run against St. Bonaventure (4/11) ... Picked up first-career save in win at Siena, striking out four batters in two innings (4/7) ... Had a pinch-hit home run versus George Washington (4/5) ... Drove in a run against Army (3/14).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
Became the first player in program history to be named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year ... Also earned All-New England second team and Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team honors ... Led the team with a .347 batting average (33-for-95) with five doubles, two home runs, 16 RBI and 11 runs scored over 29 games, 26 starts ... Started all 26 as the designated hitter, batting third in the order most often ... Had 10 multi-hit games and three multi-RBI games ... In Atlantic 10 play, hit a team-high .382 (21-for-55) over 15 games with two doubles, two home runs, 12 RBI and five runs scored ... Was 4-2 on the mound in conference action over 11 appearances, 22 innings, with a 4.09 ERA, 14 strikeouts and five walks ... Hit first career grand slam at Saint Joseph's (5/15) ... Went 3-for-4 and 2-for-4 in back-to-back games against VCU (5/10-5/11), part of a stretch of four straight multi-hit games with an RBI in each contest (4/29-5/11) ... Also collected two wins on the mound in the three-game series against the Rams ... Pitched 1.1 scoreless innings of relief for the victory in the series finale with one strikeout, Coach Stone's 700th career win ... In game one against VCU (5/9), tossed 3.1 scoreless innings out of the bullpen for third win of the year, allowing just two singles with no walks and four strikeouts ... Batted 2-for-4 with an RBI at George Washington (4/18), also earning the win after pitching a perfect two-thirds of an inning in relief ... Tossed three innings of hitless relief and was the winning pitcher against Saint Louis (4/12), facing one batter over the minimum ... Scored a run as part of a 2-for-4 afternoon against SLU (4/11) ... Threw four innings in relief versus Dayton (4/5), allowing one run on four hits while striking out three ... At Richmond (3/29), hit first career home run to drive in two runs ... Tossed 1.2 scoreless innings out of the bullpen at La Salle (3/23) ... Went 2-for-3 with a double at Hartford (3/19) ... Had a double and two runs scored against Army (3/15), part of a seven-game hitting streak (3/9-3/29) ... Against North Carolina A&T (3/8), went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI ... Made first career start on the mound at Maryland (3/2) giving up two runs on four hits with two walks and one strikeout ... Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored along with two-thirds of an inning on the bump, tallying one strikeout against Army (2/23) ... Hit 1-for-4 in collegiate debut, which was the first game of a doubleheader against Army (2/22).

BEFORE UMASS: Pitched for the Pittsfield Suns of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League in the Summer of 2013 ... Went 5-4 over 15 appearances (41 innings) for the Suns with three starts ... Struck out 38 and walked 17 ... Won NEPSAC Championship at Salisbury School as a junior ... Named Lakes Region All-Star at Proctor Academy as a sophomore ... Western Massachusetts Champion at Mt. Greylock (Williamstown, Mass.) as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Born Michael John Geannelis on Feb. 9, 1994 in Bennington, Vt. ... Son of Peter Geannelis and Laurie Marrs ... Brother of Chris, Evan and Alex ... Majoring in Communication.

Hits: 3 vs. Central Connecticut (4/12/16)
Runs Scored: 2 (3x) Last vs. La Salle (3/24/16)
Doubles: 2 (2x) Last vs. Harvard (4/20/16)
Triples: 1 at Saint Louis (4/18/15)
Home Runs: 1 (3x) Last vs George Washington (4/5/15)
RBI: 3 (2x) Last vs. La Salle (4/20/16)
Total Bases: 4 (4x) Last vs Harvard (4/20/15)
Hitting Streak: Four Games (3/19/14-3/29/14)

Innings Pitched: 4.0 (2x) Last vs. Dayton (4/5/14)
Strikeouts: 6 vs. Boston College (3/30/16)



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