18 - Brandon Cipolla
Brandon Cipolla
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Abington, Mass.
High School: Boston College
Position: OF

2012: Named second team All-Patriot League … Appeared in all 55 games with 54 starts in the outfield … Had the second best batting average on team at .323 … Totaled 52 hits and 31 runs scored on the year, to go along with 10 doubles, one triple, five home runs and 28 RBIs … Had the best slugging percentage on squad (.491) … Stole three bases on the season … Had 10 multi-hit games … Went 3-for-4 with three runs scored against Navy (4/14) … Hit home runs against Central Conn. (4/10), Lehigh (4/21), Yale (4/24) and Army (4/29 & 5/20) … In the Patriot League championship series at Army, went 5-for-10 with three runs scored, an RBI, a double and a home run in three games played … Posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage on the season, with no errors in 135 chances … Also had two outfield assists.

2011: Appeared in 29 games in the outfield… Hit safely four times in 25 at-bats, finishing with a batting average of .160 ... Tallied eight hits and four RBIs while scoring eight runs ... Went 1-for-2 with one RBI and two runs against UMass (3/29) … Recorded his first career home run, two RBIs and three runs scored versus Siena (4/27) …  Made one error in 18 chances.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played two years of varsity baseball as an outfielder and pitcher for head coach Norm Walsh at Boston College H.S. … Named a Catholic Conference All-Star (2010) .. Two-time Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic Team member (2009 and 2010) … Team won 2009 Massachusetts Division I state championship … Batted .400 in his career with 60 hits in 150 at-bats … Also played two years of varsity football … Team won 2009 Division I state championship.

PERSONAL: Son of Joseph and Letitia Cipolla … Has two brothers (Anthony and Cameron) … Majoring in Mathematics.

Cipolla's Career Statistics

Year GP-S AB R H AVG. 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2011 29-2 25 8 4 .160 1 0 1 5 0 7 1
2012 55-54 161 31 52 .323 10 1 5 28 30 45 3
TOTAL 84-56 186 39 56 .301 11 1 6 33 30 52 4