Sciacca has two hits and drives in only Villanova run in ninth inning
Connor Jones hits second home run of season as bottom third of order has five hits
Senior starting pitcher allowed just one earned run over 7 1/3 innings
All of the runs scored in the game came in the last two innings
Villanova hosts Huskies in three-game series at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth
Villanova recognized its graduating seniors prior to its home game against Louisville on May 4, 2013.
Villanova defeated La Salle, 5-3, on March 26 in a game that was part of the Liberty Bell Classic.
Villanova defeated Chicago State, 8-2, on March 15, 2013.
Villanova defeated NYIT by a final score of 14-3 at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth on Friday, March 16.
On Carr: Showed offensive potential last season and made terrific progress during the course of the year ... Capable of hitting for a high average and will be an important part of the Villanova offense this season ... Versatile player who can play the corner infield positions.
2012: Played in 38 games with 27 starts, with each of his starts coming at first base ... Batted .268 (26-for-97) with a .336 on-base percentage and a .299 slugging percentage ... Scored nine runs and had 12 runs batted in with three doubles, seven walks and 28 strikeouts ... Was hit by a pitch three times and had one sacrifice bunt ... In the field handled 230 chances with 210 putouts, 14 assists and six errors (.974 fielding percentage) ... Had season highs of three hits, four RBI and two doubles in a win over NYIT ... Collected two hits, two runs scored and an RBI in a win over Norfolk State and followed that effort up with another two-hit game in a win over Chicago State ... Overall had five multi-hit games for the year ... Batted .305 over his final 26 games; BIG EAST: Played in 17 conference games with 14 starts ... One of two hitters on the team to hit over .300 in conference play, as he batted .304 (14-for-46) with four runs scored, four RBI and a double ... Posted a .385 on-base percentage with five walks and a hit by pitch ... Had a .326 slugging percentage ... Struck out 10 times and had one sacrifice bunt ... Had three hits in the first game of a series against Georgetown ... Doubled and went 1-for-3 with a run scored, RBI and a walk in the second game of a doubleheader against Seton Hall.
Club Baseball: Member of the UnderArmour Baseball Factory national team in 2010 and was selected to the 2010 Rawlings World Series East Bay squad by high school coaches, college coaches and pro scouts ... During high school played for NorCal Baseball and the Danville Hoots, two of the top travel teams on the West Coast ... Danville's 2011 18U summer team was one of 10 teams to qualify for the Connie Mack World Series in Farmington, N.M. ... The team also won the Southern California Wally Kincaid Wood Bat Championship and went on to win the North State Connie Mack Championship as well as the Connie Mack West Regional ... Batted .320 with 15 runs batted in for Danville during the 2011 summer season ... Also hit .403 with 20 RBI during the 2010 summer season.
Monte Vista High School: Four-year letterwinner in baseball and was a two-year varsity starter ... Also played soccer his freshman year and was a defender ... Prior to his senior season in baseball was named to the UnderArmour Preseason All-America Team as well as the preseason all-county honorable mention squad ... Batted over .300 during his high school career and was among his team's leaders in a number of offensive categories each season ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Graduated with a 3.8 grade-point average and participated in his high school's Leadership Group.
Personal: Born 10/5/93 in Silver Spring, Md. ... One of three children of Jeff and Laura Carr ... Has an older sister, Alexandra (21), who attended SMU and a younger sister, Katie (14) ... Father played collegiate baseball at Miami (Ohio) and mother played both soccer and softball in college at Loyola (Md.) ... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business and is majoring in Business.