Michael

Spada

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#24

Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Palo Verde

Bio

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

2016 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in three games on the mound for the Crusaders
  • Made his first appearance of the season against Long Beach State (2/19)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2015 (Freshman):

  • Made four appearances out of the bullpen for a total of 5.0 innings pitched
  • Recorded four punchouts
  • Pitched two perfect innings in first collegiate appearance at Harvard (4/1)
  • Pitched back-to-back shutout frames against Lehigh (4/11, 4/12)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School:

  • Played three seasons of varsity baseball at Palo Verde High School in Las Vegas, Nev. under head coach Kevin Fiddler
  • Captained team as a senior
  • Selected as  team's Most Valuable Player during senior season
  • Named first team All-Conference outfielder, second team All-Conference pitcher and second team All-Region outfielder as a senior
  • Earned second team All-Conference infielder during junior season
  • Named a Under Armour Preseason All-American in 2014
  • Helped team reach playoffs for first time in 25 years
  • Posted a career .361 batting average
  • Batted .405 as a senior and held a 3.50 earned run average
  • Member of National Forensics League
  • A two-time Palo Verde Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

Personal:

  • Son of Anthony and Denise Spada
  • Has one sister (Kathryn)
  • Father played baseball at Michigan State and was named first team All-Big Ten
  • Sister was a member of the synchronized swimming team at Ohio State (Class of 2015)
  • Majoring in Psychology and Political Science.
Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so
2015 1.80 0-0 4 0 0 0/0 0 5.0 2 1 1 2 4
2016 20.25 0-0 3 0 0 0/0 0 1.1 5 3 3 2 1
TOTAL 5.68 0-0 7 0 0 0/0 0 6.1 7 4 4 4 5
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