|Andy Carucci 26
Local product...Versatile athlete with great speed and a solid glove...Should compete for more playing time this season coming off an excellent summer performance.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw limited action, playing in 11 games, starting one...Went 3-for-12 with three RBI...Recorded a pinch-hit two-run double in his first career at bat against Texas State (2/22).
BEFORE SIENA: Earned four letters in baseball (outfield/pitcher/shortstop), five in soccer (defender) and two in track (sprinter) at Colonie Central...Participated in Empire State Games (Adirondack)...Member of Eastern New York All-State Team...Baseball MVP...Soccer Defensive MVP...Scholar Athlete all four years...Holds school track records.
ROSSI ON CARUCCI: "Andy is coming off a good summer, and he needs to continue on his performance from the summer and carry it over to this coming spring season. How well he hits will determine the amount of playing time he will receive."
CARUCCI CAREER BESTS
First Hit: Texas State (2-22-09)
At Bats: 3 - Texas-Arlington (2-23-09)
RBI: 2 - Texas State (2-22-09)