6   Christine Della Vecchia
Christine Della Vecchia


Stratford, Conn.

High School:
St. Joseph HS






UMass Swept By George Washington

Minutewomen will now open an eight-game road swing with six A-10 contests


Minutewomen Host Colonials For Sunday Doubleheader

UMass has won 25 of its last 26 at Sortino Field.


UMass Shuts Down Hartford, 8-0 In Five Innings

Tiffany Meeks his her third home run of the season to put UMass ahead 8-0


UMass and Hartford Meet On The Diamond Thursday For The First Time Since 1998

Thursday's game is the second in a four-game homestand


UMass Wins Wild One Over UConn, 7-6

Minutewomen improve to 4-0 in 1-run games



SB vs. BUTLER Photos by Thom Kendall '93


SB vs. LASALLE (1)

SB vs. LASALLE (1) Photos by Thom Kendall '93



SB vs. FORDHAM Photos by Thom Kendall '93


SB vs. BC

SB vs. BC Photos by Thom Kendall '93


SB vs. BC

SB vs. BC Photos by Thom Kendall '93

Christine Della Vecchia Videos

2012 (Jr.): Game-by-Game Statistics
Appeared in 50 games with 45 starts in center field ... Batted .282 with 29 base hits, 17 runs and two RBI while hitting primarily in the No. 9 spot ... Ranked second on the team with 15-of-18 stolen bases ... Struck out just 11 times in 112 plate appearances (Once every 10.2 plate app.) ... Hit .355 (11-for-31) in leadoff situations ... Ended the year on a season-best three-game hitting streak ... Hit .538 (7-for-13) in five postseason games as her BA was its highest at the end of the year ... Had 10 multi-hit contests with a season-best three in the A-10 Quarterfinals against George Washington (5/10) ... Had her lone assist in the second game of the season against Illinois (2/10) ... Made numerous big plays in center field, including a pair of memorable ones in the late stages of the 17-inning win at Fordham (5/4) in which she took away a home run and made a diving catch with the bases loaded.

2011 (So.): Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in 35 games, started 18 in the outfield ... Batted .189 (7-37) with one RBI, eight runs scored, and was 3-for-4 in stolen base attempts ... Batted 3-for-4 with three runs scored, a walk, and a RBI in a doubleheader at Rhode Island (5/7) ... Walked and scored a run at Dayton (4/15) ... Collected the first hit of her career vs. Tulsa (2/18) ... Scored two runs and stole a base in the season-opener vs. Penn State (2/18).

2010 (Fr.): Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in 22 games, all as a pinch-runner ... Scored nine runs and was 5-for-6 in stolen base attempts ... Scored a run in the NCAAs vs. Boston University (5/22) ... Scored three runs in five games in the A-10 Championship (5/13-15) ... Stole a base and scored a run in a doubleheader vs. Saint Joseph's (5/9) ... Scored a run vs. Temple (5/8) ... Swiped a base vs. Temple (5/7) ... Scored the game's first run vs. Boston College (5/5) ... Stole a base vs. Dayton (5/2) ... Stole a base and scored a run vs. Rhode Island (4/27) ... Stole the first base of her career and scored her first run vs. Quinnipiac (4/20).

Before UMass:
Played four seasons at St. Joseph High School under Coach Jeff Vingo ... Helped the Cadets to two straight Connecticut State Championships during her freshman and sophomore seasons ... Was a 2009 Softball Gatorade Player of the Year Nominee as a senior ... Was named All-State following her sophomore, junior and senior seasons, and was All-FCIAC after each of her seasons with the Cadets ... Holds the St. Joseph record for most hits in a season (49), highest batting average (.544), career hits (165), and career stolen bases (58) ... Also played basketball while in high school.

Christine Marie Della Vecchia ... Born February 10, 1991 to Joseph and Kathleen Della Vecchia ... Has three siblings, Joseph, Lauren, and Kara ... Majoring in Sport Management.


Hits: 3, vs George Washington, May 10, 2012
Doubles: 1, vs George Washington, May 10, 2012
Total bases: 4, vs George Washington, May 10, 2012
RBI: 1, Boston University, May 02, 2012 ; vs George Washington, May 10, 2012
Runs scored: 2, Charlotte, Apr 29, 2012 ; vs Maryland, Mar 02, 2012 ; at La Salle, May 06, 2012
Walks: 1, 7 times
Hit by pitch: 1, vs Northern Colorado, Mar 16, 2012 ; vs DePaul, May 18, 2012
Struck out: 2, vs Georgia Tech, Feb 25, 2012
Sac bunts: 1, vs Florida Gulf Coast, Mar 18, 2012
At bats: 6, at Fordham, May 04, 2012
Stolen bases: 2, at La Salle, May 06, 2012
Caught stealing: 1, Saint Joseph's, Apr 21, 2012 ; at Alabama, Mar 03, 2012 ; Quinnipiac, Mar 28, 2012
Field chances: 4, 4 times
Putouts: 4, vs Illinois, Feb 25, 2012 ; at Fordham, May 04, 2012
Assists: 1, vs Illinois, Feb 10, 2012 ; vs Illinois, Feb 10, 2012
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