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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
Junior righty is slated to be in the team's weekend rotation • will serve as 2017 co-captain with Ron Marinaccio • owns a 9-3 career record in 41 career appearances (one start).

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 Wilimington (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 Acadmeic 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.
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 6.33 9-3 41/3 1 1 1
81.0 82 60 57 41 64 82-308 .266
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