Jasper Club
Manhattan Baseball BIO
20 Joey Rocchietti

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 ... Is majoring 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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