All four of the runs in the game scored with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning
Wildcats had 12 hits in the game, led on two different occasions
Villanova will meet Delaware on Tuesday, April 16 at Citizens Bank Park
Josh Harris allows no earned runs over seven innings, wins second game of season
Clark and Cialone each drove in two runs to lead Villanova offense
Villanova defeated NYIT by a final score of 14-3 at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth on Friday, March 16.
On Kole: Possesses a fastball with great velocity and is expected to continue to developing into a power pitcher on the Villanova staff ... Capable of giving the team a lift in the late innings out of the bullpen ... Showed progress towards the end of his freshman season and should earn a regular relief role this season.
2012: Pitched in 11 games with one start ... Compiled a 1-0 record and a 9.53 ERA in 11 1/3 innings pitched ... Allowed 15 hits and 14 runs (12 earned) with 10 walks and 11 strikeouts ... Yielded one home run to 63 batters faced and opponents hit .306 against him ... Pitched a scoreless inning with a hit allowed in the season opener at Arkansas ... Also threw a scoreless inning against Norfolk State ... Made his first collegiate start and pitched three scoreless innings with three strikeouts and one hit allowed against Penn ... Pitched one inning of relief against La Salle to earn his first career victory ... Pitched a perfect inning with two strikeouts against Temple; BIG EAST: Appeared in three conference games and surrendered five hits and seven earned runs while walking three and striking out one.
Ridge High School: Earned three varsity letters in baseball and two in basketball as a power forward ... As a senior led his team to a county baseball championship, being named the MVP of the county finals and also being chosen as the county Player of the Year ... Posted a 6-1 record, 2.50 ERA and 63 strikeouts in 59 innings during his senior year ... Also won a county championship in basketball as a junior ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically all four years.
Personal: Born 1/26/93 in Summit, N.J. ... Younger of two children of Jeff and Kendell Kole ... Has an older sister, Emily (21) ... Father played collegiate baseball and was a pitcher at Wake Forest ... Sister is currently a senior and plays defense on the field hockey team at North Carolina ... Has yet to declare a major.