Jordano Discusses the 2012 Season and the Future of the Program
The Pitt Baseball Team Has Had an Academic All-American in Each of the Past Two Seasons
The Panthers Finish the Season at 28-28
Elvin Soto Tallies Three Hits, Including a Solo Home Run in the 8-4 Loss
The Senior First Baseman Finished Top-Five in the Conference in Average, Hits, RBI and Total Bases
Selected to the All-Big East Third Team...started 26 games in his first season as a Panther...posted a .337 batting average, second highest among Pitt's returning players...stole eight bases...tallied 25 RBI, the highest of the returning players...proved to be the hardest player on the team to strike out with 10 strikeouts in 104 at-bats.
As a sophomore batted .302 with a .444 on base percentage and six homeruns...selected to the ESPN Academic All-District team and the Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference team...went 4-7 with one RBI in two appearances against Pitt in 2010.
DeFabio was a three-year letterman in baseball and soccer at Plum High School...selected as a two-time WPIAL All-Section baseball team member
Born July 18, 1990...son of Lou and Maureen DeFabio...majoring in finance with a minor in economics.