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Schedule

BASEBALL
Feb 23 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic
7
BASEBALL
Feb 24 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic
2
BASEBALL
Feb 25 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic
6
BASEBALL
Mar 3 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
5
Delaware
Delaware
9
BASEBALL
Mar 4 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
0
Delaware
Delaware
9
BASEBALL
Mar 4 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
4
Delaware
Delaware
11
BASEBALL
Mar 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
7
Maryland
Maryland
1
BASEBALL
Mar 9 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
15
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 10 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
1
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 11 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 13 - FINAL
Maryland
Maryland
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 16 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
13
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 17 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
3
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 17 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
5
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 18 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
6
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Mar 24 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
3
Delaware
Delaware
6
BASEBALL
Mar 24 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
1
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 25 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
10
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
7
La Salle
La Salle
3
BASEBALL
Mar 30 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Michigan
Michigan
6
BASEBALL
Mar 31 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Michigan
Michigan
11
BASEBALL
Mar 31 - 03:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Michigan
Michigan
BASEBALL
Apr 1 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Michigan
Michigan
4
BASEBALL
Apr 6 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Hofstra
Hofstra
9
BASEBALL
Apr 7 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Hofstra
Hofstra
11
BASEBALL
Apr 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
5
Hofstra
Hofstra
2
BASEBALL
Apr 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
15
Lehigh
Lehigh
7
BASEBALL
Apr 13 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
3
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 14 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
1
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 15 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
10
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
Apr 17 - FINAL
Lafayette
Lafayette
9
Delaware
Delaware
4
BASEBALL
Apr 18 - FINAL
Saint Joseph's
Saint Joseph's
5
Delaware
Delaware
8
BASEBALL
Apr 20 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
1
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 21 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Apr 22 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
6
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
Apr 24 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
Delaware State
Delaware State
1
BASEBALL
Apr 25 - FINAL
Penn
Penn
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
Apr 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
5
BASEBALL
Apr 28 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
11
BASEBALL
Apr 29 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
3
BASEBALL
May 1 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
10
Saint Joseph's
Saint Joseph's
2
BASEBALL
May 2 - FINAL
UMBC
UMBC
8
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
May 4 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
6
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
May 5 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
May 6 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
5
Delaware
Delaware
6
BASEBALL
May 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
UMBC
UMBC
8
BASEBALL
May 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
0
BASEBALL
May 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
5
BASEBALL
May 13 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
4
BASEBALL
May 15 - FINAL
La Salle
La Salle
4
Delaware
Delaware
8
BASEBALL
May 17 - FINAL
Northeastern
Northeastern
10
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
May 18 - FINAL
Northeastern
Northeastern
5
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
May 19 - 01:00 PM
Northeastern
Northeastern
Delaware
Delaware
BASEBALL
May 23 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
2
Delaware
Delaware
1
BASEBALL
May 23 - FINAL
Hofstra
Hofstra
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
May 24 - 7:00 PM
TBA
TBA
Delaware
Delaware
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Nick Spadafino
Player Profile:
Nick Spadafino 2028454
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher (Captain)
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Dover, Del.
High School: Dover
Major: Health and Physical Education
Experience: 3 Letters

AT DELAWARE
• Senior righty is slated to be the team's Friday rotation
• will serve as 2018 captain with Diaz Nardo and Calvin Scott
• served as a 2017 co-captain with Ron Marinaccio
• owns a 16-6 career record in 57 career appearances (18 starts).

2017 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
• went 7-3 with a 4.46 ERA
• pitched a team-best 76.2 innings, striking out 49 batters
• allowed four earned runs over his final 21.2 innings pitched
• struck out eight batters in 4.2 innings of relief against UMass Lowell (3/13)
• threw six shutout innings against Penn State (3/18)
• earned the victory over Northeastern (5/25) in the CAA Quarterfinals where he pitched five and one-third innings
• pitched five and one-third innings against Arizona (6/3) in the NCAA Regionals allowing just one run.

2016 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
• Appeared in 24 games, and started three times
posted a record of 5-3 with a 7.03 ERA
threw a complete-game two-hit shutout against Wilmington (4/20)
threw five one-run innings at William and Mary (4/30)
• was named the UD Team Perry Burkett Triple Effort Award winner.

2015 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
• Went 4-0 with a 5.08 ERA in 17 relief appearances on the mound as a freshman
• allowed 16 earned runs on 27 hits in 28.1 innings of work
• struck out 30 batters on the year
• fired three scoreless frames while striking out five against Lehigh to pick up his first career victory
• earned another win after two hitless innings vs. Charleston
• also picked up victories over conference opponents William & Mary and Towson
• recorded a strikeout in each of his final 13 appearances of the year
• named to CAA Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL

• Attended Dover High School
played football, basketball, and baseball in high school 
four-time All-Henlopen Conference selection
named conference Player of the Year in 2013
• second-team All-State in 2011 and three-time All-State selection from 2012-2014 
member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
• Nicholas George "Nick" Spadafino (“spad-uh-fee-no”)
• son of Janice and Joe Spadafino
• born Sept. 6, 1995
• mother attended UD and father was an All-American football player at Eastern Kentucky
• majoring in health and physical education with a minor in health, physical activity and disability studies at Delaware
• career objective is to become a teacher and eventually an athletic director
• team Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) representative with teammate Brandon Walter
• 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-America Nominee
• named to the 2016 CAA Academic Honor Roll.

 CAREER STATISTICS

Year ERA W-L G/S CG
SHO SV
IP H
R ER BB K Opp. Avg.
2017 4.46 7-3 16/15 0 1 0 76.2 71 46 38 31 49 71-281, .253
2016 7.01 5-3 24/3 1 1 1 52.2 55 44 41 27 34 55-199 .276
2015 5.08 4-0 17/0 0 0 0 28.1 27 16 16 14 30 27-109 .248
TOTALS 5.41 16-6 57/18 1 2 1
157.2 153 106 95 72 113 153-589 .260
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