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20 Joey Rocchietti

One of the top pitchers in school history ... Finished third with 334.0 innings pitched ... Ninth with 196 strikeouts and 10th with 14 wins ... Set the school record with 53 starts.

2017 Senior Season
One of the top starters in the MAAC … Went 5-5 with 74 strikeouts (8th MAAC), against just15 walks, one complete game and a 4.77 ERA over 88.2 innings (4th MAAC) … Made 15 appearances, including 14 starts … His 4.93 strikeout/walk ratio ranked second in the MAAC and 50th nationally while his 1.52 walks/nine innings was third in the league and 45th in the NCAA ranks ... Worked at least six innings in 11 of his 14 starts while yielding two runs or less six times … Manhattan won six of his eight MAAC starts, including four-of-five to end the year … Struck out four over 6.1 innings of one-run ball in collecting the win over Saint Peter's (5/18) … In season-saving victory over Quinnipiac (5/7), fanned seven while yielding two runs over 8.1 innings … Struck out a career-high 10 over 7.0 innings of eventual triumph against Siena (4/2) … Fired 7.0 scoreless innings with six strikeouts in notching the win against Lehigh (3/19) … Didn't walk a batter over 7.0 innings with three strikeouts in victory at Fairfield (4/9) … Worked a scoreless inning of relief with a pair of strikeouts in collecting the victory against Hofstra (4/26) … Received a tough no-decision at FIU (3/5), striking out four while scattering two runs over 6.0 innings … In the final game of his career, fanned four over 8.0 innings against Rider (5/25) at the MAAC Championship … Surrendered two runs in 6.1 innings of work with five strikeouts at Canisius (5/14) … Fanned eighth over 6.1 innings in tough no-decision at Rider (4/30) ... MAAC All-Academic Team honoree.

2016 Junior Season
Went 5-6 with 54 strikeouts, three complete games (5th MAAC), one shutout and a 3.87 ERA over 88.1 innings ... Started all 14 games he pitched in ... Allowed two runs or less in seven starts ... Fired a complete game nine-inning shutout in win over Fairfield (4/30), striking out four over 9.0 innings of six-hit ball ... Struck out seven while scattering just one earned run on six hits over 9.0 innings in notching the complete game victory at Marist (4/17) ... Preceded that with a complete game win over Canisius (4/10), yielding two earned runs over 9.0 frames ... Worked 7.0 innings against Fairfield (5/25) at the MAAC Tournament and at Quinnipiac (4/24) ... Struck out six while surrendering just one earned run over 6.0 innings at Saint Peter's (5/14) ... Collected the win over Lehigh (3/26) with four strikeouts over 6.1 innings ... Fanned five while allowing just one earned run over 7.0 innings at Seton Hall (3/19) ... Struck out six in 5.1 innings in earning the victory against Delaware (2/27) ... Worked 5.0 innings at Miami (3/5).

2015 Sophomore Season
Went 2-6 with 27 strikeouts and a 5.37 ERA over 60.1 innings of work … Appeared in 14 games, making 11 starts … Earned his first victory with 6.2 innings and three strikeouts in the MAAC opener against Fairfield (3/21) … Followed that up with five strikeouts while allowing just one earned run in no-decision at Monmouth (3/28) … Notched his second win with two strikeouts over 5.0 innings of three-hit ball at NJIT (5/10) … Opened the season with 6.0 innings of one-run ball at Lamar (2/20) ... Worked a season-high 8.0 innings at George Washington (3/7), yielding just three runs …One weekend later at George Mason (3/13), surrendered just one earned run in 5.0 innings at George Mason (3/13).

2014 Freshman Season 
Turned in a tremendous rookie campaign … Went 2-6 while pacing Manhattan with 41 strikeouts and a 3.26 ERA over a team-best 96.2 innings of work … Held opposing hitters to a miniscule .221 average … Saw action in 16 games, making 14 starts … Went at least 6.0 innings in 11 of his 14 starts … Opened his collegiate career by collecting the win against Delaware (2/22), striking out five over 6.0 innings of two-run ball … Tough-luck losing pitcher at Florida Gulf Coast (3/7), striking out three while giving up just two earned runs over 7.0 innings … Followed that up by surrendering just one earned run over 8.0 innings of work in 2-0 setback at Seton Hall (3/14) … Struck out a season-high seven over 9.0 innings of two-run ball in the first game of a doubleheader at Rider (4/26) … Picked up his first collegiate save in 9-7 win at Albany (4/23) with a scoreless ninth inning … Garnered his second win of the season with 8.0 solid innings of three-hit ball in 5-3 win in the first game of a doubleheader against Saint Peter's (5/15) … Fanned two in a complete game 8.0-inning performance in the MAAC Championships against Fairfield (5/21) …  Fired 7.0 innings in the first game of a doubleheader at Canisius (3/29) and 5.1 innings against Oklahoma State (2/28).

Played his prep ball at Watchung Hills High School under the direction of Mario Diez ... Earned four letters for the Warriors ... First team All-Somerset, All-Skyland Conference, All-County and All-Area as a senior while also garnering Third Team All-New Jersey accolades ... As a junior, earned First Team All-Skyland Conference, All-Somerset County and Second Team All-Group 4 ... All-State honorable mention by MSG Varsity ... Collected Second Team All-Skyland Conference and All-Somerset County honors as a sophomore ... Born on March 21, 1995 ... Son of Joseph and Angela Rocchietti ... Has three siblings: Anthony, Geena and Ethan ... Anthony is a sophomore on the Manhattan Baseball team ... Graduated with a degree in finance at Manhattan.

Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Green Brook, NJ
High School: Watchung Hills
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