35 - Chris Kono
Chris Kono
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Brunswick
Position: LHP

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three years of varsity baseball as a pitcher and first baseman under head coach Pat Piro at the Brunswick School ... Named team captain and team MVP his senior season ... Helped lead team to its first league championship in 26 years (2009) ... Won the team award for top offensive player as a senior and top pitcher as a sophomore and junior ... All-FAA conference selection (2009) ... Also played for Team Connecticut Baseball (summer AAU team), aiding team to back-to-back national championships at the 18-U Sandlot World Series (2008-09).

PERSONAL: Son of Garitt and Fran Kono ... Has a brother; Nick ... Has not yet declared a major.