Looks to compete for playing time at shortstop or second base
2 Mike Morano
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year starter at shortstop for coach Bill Giglio at Ridge H.S.
Hit .450 with 35 RBI, 40 runs scored and 16 stolen bases as a senior
Had a .412 career average with 110 hits, 90 RBI and 51 stolen bases
Led team to New Jersey Group II state crowns in 2000 and 2002
Earned third team All-State honors during his senior year
Named Courier News Area Player of the Year following senior season
Selected first team All-Conference, All-County and All-Area as a senior
Also lettered in both football and basketball at Ridge
Captain of both the baseball and basketball teams during senior year
PERSONAL: Born November 12, 1983, in Orange, N.J.
Son of Michael and Teresa Morano
Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences
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