July 19, 2013

Baseball Announces 2014 Freshman Class

WORCESTER, Mass.­  Holy Cross head baseball coach Greg DiCenzo has announced the 2014 freshman class for the Crusaders. George Capen (Gainesville, Md.), Jamie Cooper (McLean, Va.), Joe Cravero (Hanover, N.H.), Anthony Crivelli (Holmdel, N.J.), Christian Doughty (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.), Jon Escobar (Inverness, Ill.), Justin Finan (Barrington, R.I.), Zach  Fox (Los Gatos, Calif.), Josh Hassell (Tulsa, Okla.), Brendan King (Brookline, Mass.), Chris Minteer (Lake Tapps, Wash.), Alec Morrison (Barnstable, Mass.), Quinn Moynihan (Worcester, Mass.), Phil Reese (Frederick, Md.), Bill Schlich (Massapequa, N.Y.), Pat Valentine (Narberth, Pa.), Alex Voitik (Shorewood, Ill.), Ben White (Holden, Mass.) and Tyson Youngs (San Diego, Calif.) will join the Holy Cross program in the 2013-2014 academic year.

"Needless to say this is one of the largest classes we've had in the program," said DiCenzo.  "We feel as though most, if not all, of these guys have the chance to make a significant impact in our program from the very first day they step foot on campus here. We couldn't be more excited about this group of student-athletes coming into the program. We're excited to welcome 19 recruits from 12 different states."

Here is a look at the freshman class. Click on a student-athlete's name to read more about him.

Name Pos. Ht. Wt. B/T Hometown / High School
George Capen RHP 6-3 170 R/R Gainesville, Va. / Paul VI Catholic
Jamie Cooper UTL 6-1 205 R/R McLean, Va. / Gonzaga College
Joe Cravero RHP 6-1 180 R/R Hanover, N.H. / Hanover
Anthony Critelli INF 6-2 175 R/R Holmdel, N.J. / Christian Brothers
Christian Doughty LHP 6-1 170 L/L Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y. / Croton-Harmon
Jon Escobar OF 6-0  185  R/R Inverness, Ill. / William Fremd
Justin Finan RHP 6-2  220  R/R Barrington, R.I. / Bishop Hendricken
Zach Fox   RHP  6-2 195  R/R Los Gatos, Calif. / Los Gatos
Josh Hassell   OF  6-0 180  R/R Tulsa, Okla. / Bishop Kelley
Brendan King  RHP 6-0 205  R/R Brookline, Mass. / Rivers
Chris Minteer OF 5-11  180  L/L Lake Tapps, Wash. / Auburn Riverside
Alec Morrison LHP 6-4 195 L/L Barnstable, Mass. / Salisbury
Quinn Moynihan 2B 5-9 163 L/R Worcester, Mass. / Burncoat
Phil Reese RHP  6-4  205  R/R Frederick, Md. / St. John's College
Bill Schlich UTL 6-2 190 R/R
Massapequa, N.Y. / Massapequa
Pat Valentine RHP 6-2 175 R/R Narberth, Pa. / Haverford
Alex Voitik C 5-11 180 R/R Shorewood, Ill. / Joliet Catholic Academy
Ben White RHP 6-2 205 R/R Holden, Mass. / St. John's
Tyson Youngs MIF 5-10 175 R/R San Diego, Calif. / La Jolla