On Carberry: Good defensive player with a developing bat ... Will compete to earn playing time in a crowded Villanova infield this season ... Has a bright future within the team's system.
Poly Prep High School: Four-year letterwinner and two-time All-League selection ... All-New England selection during post-graduate year at the Hotchkiss School ... Team captain and MVP his senior year at Poly Prep ... Had the highest batting average on the team in his year at Hotchkiss ... Was named Freshman Student-Athlete of the Year in 2003 ... Four-time recipient of the Joseph Dolla-Pietra Memorial Scholarship ... Played for the Bayside Yankees U-16 team that won a World Series title.
Personal: Born 1/6/88 in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... Older of two children of Stephen and Susan Carberry ... Has a younger sister, Caitlin (14) ... Chose to attend Villanova for the reputation of its business school and for the opportunity to play baseball in the BIG EAST Conference ... Plans to be a Finance major.