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Jeff Fiorentino
Jeff Fiorentino

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hollywood, FL

High School:
Nova HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
Outfield

Birthdate:
04/14/1983


01/21/2014

Baseball Adds New and Familiar Faces to Staff

Owls begin season Feb. 15th

Summer League ('03): Played in the Cape Cod League for the Cotuit Kettleers...finished with a .188 average with two home runs, five doubles and 10 RBI.

As a Sophomore ('03): Had an outstanding sophomore campaign ranking him in several FAU season categories, 71 runs scored, tied for second in history, 89 hits, tied for third, and he is tied for fourth in total bases...named to the A-Sun All-Tournament Team after posting a .500 batting average and a .556 on-base percentage...carried an 11-game hitting streak through the conference tournament...led the team with 28 multiple hit games and was second with 13 multiple RBI games...his one multiple home run game came against Florida International...recorded a season-high five RBI in the win over Stetson that clinched the A-Sun Title...two-time conference Player-of-the-Week...batted .562 (9-16) with three home runs over four games, highlighted by a 3-for-5, two home run effort, in the win over nationally ranked Florida International...for that week he amassed a 1.188 slugging percentage...the second honor came in the final week of the regular season after going 6-for-9 against Stetson with five RBI, two doubles and a home run for a 1.222 slugging percentage...picked First-Team All-Conference and Second-Team Atlantic Region and was recognized by Baseball America in a Midseason Release as "Best by Class"...during the month of March he hit .406...finished the season ranked 42nd in the nation in runs per game, 82nd in batting average and 66th in home runs per game.

As a Freshman ('02): Played in all but one game and started 52...third on the team with 53 RBI and 12 homers...set a school record with two grand slams in a single season...his second came in his final at bat of the season in the NCAA Super Regional...recorded the game-winning hit at the NCAA Regional when he singled in fellow freshman Derek Hutton from second in the ninth inning...had a season-high three hits and four RBI in three games...held an 11-game hitting streak during the season...named to the a A-Sun All-Freshmen Teams and the Louisville Slugger Honorable Mention All-American Team.

Summer League ('01): Played for the Coral Spring Pokers with teammate Derek Hutton.

Draft ('01): Picked in the 21st round by Toronto.

High School: Played for Pat McQuaid at Nova High School...named All-County, All-State and the Broward County Player-of-the-Year...as a senior held a .512 average and led Broward County in runs (42), RBI (42) and home runs (12).

Personal: Undecided major...son of Linda and Phil Fiorentino...born April 14, 1983 in Hollywood, FL.

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