On Fabriziani: Loyal member of the team who possessed solid catching skills and was a strong receiver … Contributed to the team both on and off the field and did a good job of working with the pitching staff in the bullpen.
Career: Played in 11 games with one start during his four years on the team … Went 2-for-11 (.182) with a run scored, two runs batted in, one walk and six strikeouts … Tallied one sacrifice bunt and one sacrifice fly … Had three putouts in his only chances behind the plate.
2017: Saw action in four games with one start … Went 1-for-4 with two RBI and two strikeouts at the plate … Had one sacrifice bunt and one sacrifice fly … Registered two putouts behind the plate … Pinch hit and contributed both an RBI single and a sacrifice fly at Norfolk State … Started as the designated hitter against Seton Hall.
2016: Pinch hit in two games during the season and went 1-for-2 with a run scored … Registered his first career hit in a win over Dartmouth, going 1-for-1 with a run scored in the game … Also pinch hit against Hartford.
2015: Appeared as a pinch hitter in games against Boston College and Creighton, going 0-for-2.
2014: Saw action in three games as a pinch hitter and a defensive replacement … Went 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout … Made his collegiate debut against Central Michigan … Pinch hit and stayed in the game as the designated hitter versus Penn … Pinch hit and stayed in to catch at Temple.
La Salle College High School: Earned one varsity letter playing for the same high school program that produced Villanova hall of famer and former Philadelphia Phillies player Gene Schall … As a senior helped lead his team to the Philadelphia Catholig League title as well as the Philadelphia City championship … Was named his team’s Offensive MVP and earned All-Catholic honors at catcher as a senior … Achieved High Honors academically all four years … Inducted into the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born 5/31/94 in North Wales, Pa. … Younger of two sons of Barry and Maria Fabriziani … Has an older brother, Josh … Father played college football as a wideout at Washington and Jefferson … Chose to attend Villanova for its great academic programs and the chance to play baseball … Comprehensive Science major.