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3 Nick Tierno

AT DELAWARE
Second-year player with the Blue Hens • transfer from Rowan College at Gloucestere County Junior College and La Salle University • projected as the team's starting catcher  and should bat high in the lineup.

2016 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Appeared in all 54 games, earning 52 starts • batted .340, with one homerun and 30 RBIs • recorded an on-base percentage of .424, and scored 51 runs • named second team All-Colonial Athletic Association • named the UD Alumni Association Pape Lukk Team Most Valuable Player Award (MVP) • scored a run in the teams first three games of the season • drove in four runs against Binghamton • scored five runs and recorded three hits against La Salle • went four for five against Wilmington • went three for four with three RBIs at St Joes • went four for five at Towson • recorded at least one hit in nine of his last 11 games.

AT ROWAN COLLEGE AT GLOUCESTER COUNTY JC

2015 SEASON
Second team NJCAA Division III All-America honoree at Rowan College at Gloucester County Junior College • named first team Division III All-Region 19 • batted .413 with 56 runs scored, 32 RBI and 15 stolen bases as a starting second baseman • also recorded 18 doubles, two triples and a homer for the Roadrunners, who finished 39-12 and advanced to the NJCAA Division III World Series for head coach Rob Valli.

AT LA SALLE

2014 SEASON
Appeared in 41 games while making 28 starts for the Explorers as a catcher • batted .165 with 15 hits, 14 runs scored, two doubles, two homers, and seven RBI • team went 14-34-1 for head coach Mike Lake • team split pair of games with Delaware • hit a three-run homer vs. Delaware in 18-6 victory and went 3 for 5 with two RBI and a home run in 14-13 loss to Delaware.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time first team all-conference selection at Eastern High School for head coach Rob Christ • named All-Group IV during his final three years • tabbed second team All-South Jersey as a junior in 2012 and earned first team honors as a senior in 2013 •  finished career as Eastern's career hits leader • two-year team captain.


PERSONAL
Nicholas James "Nick" Tierno ("tier-no") • born June 27, 1994 • son of Tom and Claire Tierno • has an older brother, John • psychology major with a minor in advertising at Delaware • enjoys golf and video games in his spare time.

CAREER STATISTICS AT DELAWARE

Year Avg. G/S AB R
H RBI
2B 3B
HR SB-A BB K P-A-E Fld.%
2016 .340 54/52 206 51 70 35 13 2 1 4-8 30 20 196-79-16 .945
TOTALS .340 54/52 206 51
70 35
13 2 1 4-8
 30  20 196-79-16 .945
Position: C/INF
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Voorhees, N.J.
High School: Eastern HS
Other College: Rowan College JC/La Salle
Major: Psychology
Experience: 1 Letter
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