University of Pittsburgh Bradford
Michael Pascarella

Michael Pascarella2
Number: 2
Class: Senior
Hometown: Bradford, Pa.
High School: Bradford
Position: INF
Player bio:

 

2013: Appeared and started in 30 games ... Cracked 23 hits for the year with a .242 average at the plate ... Tallied four extra-base hits and went yard once versus Nichols (March 18) ... Made 19 appearances in the lineup as the DH ... Named to the AMCC third team as DH

2012: Limited to just 16 games due to several injuries, but still earned first-team all-AMCC recognition as a designated hitter after hitting .429 in 42 at bats … six of his 18 hits went for extra bases … stole four bases … his 18 walks ranked among the team leaders displaying not playing in half the team’s contests … in 12 AMCC games, hit .467 with 13 walks … posted four multiple-hit games … recorded six games with two or more walks … had a .571 slugging percentage and if he qualified, his .603 on base percentage would have led the AMCC.

2011: Started all 33 games at second base as a freshman … named AMCC Newcomer and Player of the Year … ABCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region second-team selection ... first-team all-conference second baseman … ranked fifth in the NCAA in batting average (.464) ... fourth in the NCAA in on base percentage (.558) ... led the AMCC in batting average, on base percentage, slugging percentage (.791), home runs (6), runs scored (45), and total bases (87) ... tied for first in the conference with teammate Derek Smith for total hits (51) ... lead the team in triples with six ... fifth on team in doubles (6) ... drove in a season-high four RBIs on three hits, one being a home run, and scored three runs in game against Wesleyan (March 11) … hit two home runs, driving in three RBIs, in a four hit game against Presentation (March 6) … collected a five hit game, including a triple and three RBIs, in game against Southern Vermont.

Personal: The son of Jeff and Bridget Pascarella … a business management major.