|Hometown:||North Tonawanda, NY|
|High School:||St. Joseph's/Lake Sumter CC|
2009: Made six starts in 14 appearances... In 27.2 innings of work, struck out 14 batters... versus Niagara (4/8), struckout a season-high three batters... In an inning of relief work, struckout two batters against Ohio (5/15).
2008: First season with the Bulls... started in seven of 15 appearances... struck out a career-high six batters in 5.0 innings against Morehead State (3/1)... picked up his first career victory against Akron (4/25), pitching 2.1 scoreless innings, adding a strikeout... pitched 1.1 scoreless innings against Akron (4/27), striking out three.
Previous College: Played one season at Lake Sumter Community College... earned FCCAA All-Academic Team honors.
High School: A three-year letterwinner and two-year captain for Rick Mariano at St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute... was named team MVP and Outstanding Pitcher following the 2006 season... named All-Catholic and All-Western New York... also played football where he was a wide receiver.
Personal: Born April 27, 1988... son of Charlie and Barbara... has two brothers, AJ and Christian... chose UB over North Carolina State, Coastal Carolina, Tennessee-Martin and Canisius... favorite athlete is Johan Santana... has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity and Meals on Wheels... non-sports hero is his grandfather... majoring in business.