AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics Appeared in 26 games and started 15 at third base ... Recorded ten hits, three doubles, and two RBI throughout the season ... Collected a hit, run scored, and two stolen bases at Rhode Island (4/6) ... Scored two runs and went 2-for-4, including a double vs. NJIT (3/29) ... Recorded a hit at Lamar (3/8) ... In season debut vs. Tennessee (3/2), went 2-for-3 with a double and RBI.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics Appeared in seven games, starting two at second base ... Accumulated three hits, three RBI and two runs scored ... As a replacement vs. George Washington (5/18), had a hit and RBI ... In his second start of the season at Saint Louis (4/20), recorded his first two collegiate hits and collected two RBI with a run scored.
Before UMass: Attended Malden Catholic High School in Malden, Mass, ... Four time varsity letter winner for coach, Steve Freker ... Named Conference All-Star as a junior ... Named MVP, Conference All-Star, MA All-Star and Boston Herald All Scholastic as a senior ... Set a school record with home runs with 17
Personal: Paul Joseph Yanakopulos ... Born September 19, 1992 ... Son of James and Christina Yanakopulos ... Brother of Christina, Amber and Julia Yanakopulos ... Majoring in Legal Studies.