Wind plays a factor after storms clear the area
Greenies win, 5-4, after playing their second straight extra-inning game
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
Greenies use six pitchers in contest
Teams combine for 36 hits and 11 pitchers
Career: Burst onto the scene during the middle of his junior year, and played in 42 of his 59 games during his final two years...a serviceable infielder and designated hitter in 2013 and 2014...totaled 27 hits in 117 at-bats with eight doubles and 16 RBI for his career.
2014 (Senior): Appeared in 20 games, including 13 starts (all at designated hitter)...batted .213 with two runs, ten hits, four doubles, nine RBI, seven walks, three sacrifice hits and one stolen base...started the first five games of the season at designated hitter...went 1-for-3 with two RBI, a double and a sacrifice bunt against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/14)...notched another double against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/15) in the first game of a doubleheader before going 2-for-2 with an RBI and a double in the second game of the twin bill...recorded two RBI and one run in a 1-for-3 performance in the closing game of the series against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/16)...notched an RBI in a pinch-hitting situation against Sacred Heart (3/3)...doubled against Rice (4/11)went 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run against Rice (4/13)...posted a 2-for-3 day at the plate with a hit by pitch against McNeese State (4/15).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.
2013 (Redshirt Junior): Appeared in 22 games with 14 starts (six in right field, five at designated hitter, two at third base and one at second base)...emerged as a legitimate threat at the plate, notching his first career hit, first RBI, first extra-base hit and first multi-hit game on the year...batted .258 with nine runs, 17 hits, four doubles, seven RBI, three walks and five stolen bases in five attempts...had three multi-hit games, and recorded the third longest hitting streak of the season, recording a hit in ten straight games...scored a run against Missouri State (2/17) as a pinch-runner in his first action of the season...recorded his first career hit in a pinch-hitting role against LSU (3/26)...made his first career start against ECU (4/13), going 2-for-6 with a double and an RBI as the designated hitter before earning another start the next day against ECU (4/14) for his first consecutive starts of his career...went 1-for-2 with a stolen base as a pinch-hitter against Marshall (4/26)...started the next 14 games for the Greenies, including his ten-game hitting streak that went from 4/26-5/11...had back-to-back two hit contests against Houston (5/3 and 5/4), including two RBI and a double on 5/3 while scoring a run on 5/4...went 1-for-3 with two RBI against Nicholls (5/7)...scored three runs in a 1-for-4 performance at UCF (5/11)...notched identical 1-for-4 with one run performances against UAB on back-to-back days (5/16 and 5/17).
2012 (Junior): Appeared in seven game off of the bench...was a part of one double play...logged one at-bat versus Brown (3/17) and at Houston (5/13)...started the game ending double play in the series clinching victory at Houston (5/13).
2011 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games off the bench...pinch ran against Sam Houston State (2/19) and stole a base...scored a run in a pinch runner role against George Washington (2/27)...scored a run against Northwestern State (3/1)...pinch ran and scored versus New Orleans (3/18) and Nicholls State (3/22).
2010 (LSU): Attended LSU but did not play baseball.
About Nick DiMaggio
Prep: Lettered three years for head coach Frank Cazeaux at St. Martin's Episcopal...selected as the team captain during his junior and senior seasons...was named the team's MVP during his senior year...was named to the All-Region and All-State 1A squads during his junior and senior season...was named First Team All-District during each of his three years with the Saints...was named to the Time Picayune All-City squad his final two seasons on campus...helped St. Martin's to a 26-7 record during his senior season and a second place finish in District 10-1A...was named the St. Martin's Student-Athlete of the Year in 2009...also lettered twice in basketball and once in football...named team MVP in basketball as a senior...earned Second Team All-District as a wide receiver his senior season...in the classroom, was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Nicholas Paul DiMaggio on June 4, 1991...the son of Donald and Cindy DiMaggio...has one brother, Donnie, and one sister, Camille.