Baseball 2015 – Player Profile

Mike Annone

Mike Annone – 23

Year: Junior

Major: Sports Management

Height: 6-1

Bats/Throws: Left/Right

Position: INF

High School: Concord

Hometown: Wilmington, Del.

Awards: 2014: NCBWA East Region Hitter of the Week (4/15); CACC Player of the Week (4/14); Wilmington Academic All-Star


Biography

2014 Season: Appeared in 42 games as a sophomore, making 29 starts in the infield and as a designated hitter – finished fifth on the team with a .310 average, tied the team lead with a pair of triples, and tied for second with a pair of home runs – fourth on the team with 22 RBI – started the season with three hits against Mansfield, adding two more the next day against Mercyhurst – had four games with three hits, including the first game against Bloomfield in which he went 2-for-3 with two homers, a double, five RBI, and two runs scored – named the CACC Player of the Week and NCBWA East Region Hitter of the Week for his doubleheader against Bloomfield in which he collected nine RBI, two home runs, a double, a triple, and three runs scored in the two wins – named Second Team NYCBL over the summer for the Geneva Twins – named NYCBL Hitter of the Day on June 24th.

2013 Season: Was needed halfway through the season to break his redshirt due to injuries in the midfield – first game as a Wildcat came on March 29 against Post, as he went 1-for-2 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored – also went 2-for-4 with an RBI against West Chester – appeared in three of the five games in the NCAA East Region Tournament, recording an RBI against Franklin Pierce in the NCAA East Region Tournament Championship.

High School: Three year letterwinner in baseball at Concord High School under head coach Tim Hamberger – was the Gatorade Player of the Year Runner Up for the state of Delaware as a senior, also playing football – named First Team All-State, First Team All-Conference Flight A, and the starting shortstop in the Delaware Blue-Gold Game as a senior in 2012 – named Second Team All-Conference in 2011 – earned the Paul Wellborn Award for humanitarian efforts in athletics, academics, and leadership – four year honor roll student.

Personal: Michael Paul Annone – son of Michael and Marguerite Annone – has a twin sister Maria – majoring in sports management at Wilmington University – one of his favorite all-time athletes is Derek Jeter – if he could be anything other than a college or professional athlete he would want to be a sports agent – the most played song on his iPod is Kanye West’s “Homecoming”.

Year

Avg.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-A

2013

.235

11-2

17

1

4

1

0

0

5

0

6

1-1

2014

.310

42-29

113

15

35

7

2

2

22

12

18

1-3

Total

.300

53-31

130

16

39

8

2

2

27

12

24

2-4