Photos from Siena's season-opening 7-1 baseball loss to Central Florida in Orlando
GENERAL:Speedy infielder who runs the bases well...Has shown ability to hit for average and get on base...A disciplined, patient hitter who knows how to draw walks...Steady defender.
AS A SOPHOMORE:The only player to start all 55 games...Batted .265 (53-200) with team-best 30 runs scored...Led team with 24 walks...Second on team with 53 hits...Batted .315 (28-for-89) in MAAC games, second on the team...Posted 12 multi-hit games...Went 3-for-5 in wins at Canisius (3/25) and at Marist (4/14)...Hit safely in final seven games of season, including four multi-hit games.
AS A FRESHMAN:Became a regular as a freshman, playing in 54 games with 53 starts...Hit .293 with 24 RBI, 38 runs scored, six stolen bases, and a .383 on-base percentage...Had 13 multi-hit games...Earned MAAC Rookie of the Week honors after going 9-for-14 with five RBI and four runs in a three-game series at Saint Peter's (5/13-14).
BEFORE SIENA:A three-year starter at Montclair High School...A two-time team MVP, a two-time All-League selection, and an All-State selection as a senior...Also a three-year basketball player.
ROSSI ON CITRO: "Vinny flourished on offense last year. This year, he'll need to continue putting the ball in play to utilize his speed. He has the potential to be one of the top players in the MAAC if he improves his defense and steals more bases."
GETTING TO KNOW VINCENT CITRO:
Twitter Handle: vinnyblancoocho
My favorite class at Siena is: Consumer Behavior
Other sports I like to follow at Siena include: Basketball
My favorite spot on campus is: Saga
My best Siena baseball moment has been: Making it to the MAAC Championship Freshman year
What I like most about Coach: He loves the game
My superstitions are: Not to step on the lines
Professional athlete: Derek Jeter
Food: Burgers and fries
Citro Career Bests At-Bats: 6 - Saint Peter's (5-13-11) Hits: 6 - Saint Peter's (5-13-11) RBI: 3 - Saint Peter's (5-14-11) Runs: 3 - Four times Hit streak: 10 games (4/21/11-5/7/11)