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Joe Cravero
Player Profile:
Joe Cravero 2288667
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hanover, N.H.
High School: Hanover

Career Honors:
2016 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
2015 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2016 (Junior):

  • Pitched 50.0 innings in 26 appearances on the mound
  • Ranked second on the Crusaders with 48 strikeouts while posting an ERA of 3.24
  • Ranked second on the Crusaders for wins with a record of 6-3 and earned one save on the year
  • Earned his first win of the season against Pennsylvania (3/9)
  • Threw a season-high six strikeouts against Lafayette (5/1)
  • Earned a win in his only start of the season against Harvard (3/30)
  • Posted a save against Bucknell (4/24)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2015 (Sophomore):

  • Made three appearances out of the bullpen for a total of 1.2 innings pitched
  • Recorded three strikeouts
  • Tied career-high with three strikeouts in one inning of work against Siena (4/22)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2014 (Freshman):

  • Appeared in five games on the mound with four starts
  • Allowed seven earned runs in 11.2 innings pitched for a 5.40 earned run average
  • Posted a 0-1 record with nine strikeouts
  • Held opponents to a .233 batting average
  • Made first collegiate appearance out of the bullpen with one perfect inning at Yale (3/23)
  • Tossed two perfect frames with two strikeouts in first career start versus Marist (4/2)
  • Pitched a season-high 3.2 innings in a start at Dartmouth (4/9)
  • Also had starts versus Brown (4/16) and at Siena (4/23)
  • Recorded a season-high three punchouts at Siena.

High School:

  • Played four years of varsity baseball at Hanover High School under head coach Mike Jackson
  • Team captain and team MVP during senior season
  • Named the New Hampshire Division II Player of the Year
  • Earned first team All-State honors
  • Set a school single-season record with 109 strikeouts
  • Finished his senior year with an 8-1 record and a 1.02 ERA
  • Played three years of varsity ice hockey under head coach Dick Dodds
  • Team captain team MVP in 2012-2013.

Personal:

  • Son of Joe and Carolyn Cravero
  • Father played baseball at Holy Cross (Class of 1982)
  • Has two sisters (Annie and Claire )
  • Majoring in Economics.
Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so
2014 5.40 0-1 5 4 0 0/1 0 11.2 10 7 7 4 9
2015 32.40 0-0 3 0 0 0/0 0 1.2 6 6 6 4 3
2016 3.24 6-3 26 1 0 0/2 1 50.0 45 19 18 20 48
TOTAL 4.41 6-4 34 5 0 0/3 1 63.1 61 32 31 28 60
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