Fourth-year reliever will add depth to the Blue Hens bullpen and be the main closer for the Blue Hens in 2015.
2015 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
2014 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Member of Delaware team that tallied a 26-27 overall record with a 10-10 CAA record which was good for a fourth place finish in the conference • the righty was the closer for the Blue Hens in 2014 and was fifth in the CAA with six saves • Alicknavitch had the lowest ERA on the team at 3.64 and compiled a 2-3 overall record • allowed 42 hits and 19 earned runs in 47 innings pitched • made 25 appearances in 2014 and did not allow a run in 13 of those outings.
Made five appearances on the mound for Delaware as a sophomore • had a 6.23 ERA in 4.1 innings and allowed six hits and three earned runs • struck out two batters and walked three • pitched a season-high 1.2 innings against Virginia Tech on Feb. 24.
Made six appearances out of the bullpen for the Blue Hens during freshman season • led Delaware to runner-up finish at the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament • did not factor in a decision with a 9.64 ERA (10 ER/9.1 IP), 12 hits, 3 walks and 5 strikeouts • made UD debut on Feb. 18 at Houston • registered back-to-back scoreless appearances from Apr. 11 at Saint Joseph’s through Apr. 14 at VCU where he threw 3.1 hitless innings of relief with one strikeout • tossed season-high three innings on the mound on Apr. 11 at Saint Joseph’s • tallied two multi-strikeout appearances on Mar. 7 at Delaware State and Mar. 16 vs. UNCW.
Excelled on the mound and in the outfield for Kennett High School • earned three letters for his efforts on the diamond • garnered first team all-area and all-league accolades as a senior • finished the 2010 season with a .400 batting average while leading the league in home runs • also competed with the All-Star Baseball Academy • earned three letters for his performance as a guard on the basketball team.
Luke Coldeway Alicknavitch ("ah-lick-na-vitch") • son of Matt and Kim Alicknavitch • both of his parents are Delaware graduates and his mother competed in women’s lacrosse for the Blue Hens • has an older sister • enjoys sailing and fishing in his down time • majoring in biology at Delaware.
CAREER STATISTICS (PITCHING)