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4 Michael Cipolla

2009: Played in 21 games starting 10…was named a team captain for the 2009 season…hit .243 going 9-for-37 with three runs scored and three driven in and clubbed two doubles…went 2-for-2 with an RBI and two runs scored in the win over Sam Houston State on 2/27…hit .400 with runners on.

2008:  Played in 26 games, starting 23 games in an injury shortened season...hit .239 going 17-for-71...had four multi-hit games including a 3-for-3 performance at Nevada on 3/11 in which he drove in three runs off his second career homerun...drew three walks, scoring a crucial run in the win over Stanford on 2/25...hit .313 out of the leadoff spot...hit .625 with runners on third...went 2-for-4 with an RBI on 3/18 at San Jose State. 

2007: Played in 28 games and made 20 starts as a true freshman...batted .302 with a home run and 13 RBI in 86 at-bats...led the team during conference play with a .295 batting average...recorded four multi-RBI games...played 1st career game against Nevada on Jan. 28...tallied four RBI in first collegiate start with three runs on 2/16 against UVS...batted 2-for-3 with 2 RBI at #10 PEP on 4/1...batted 4-for-5 with 3 runs scored in a start at SJSU on 4/10...batted 2-for-2 at Gonzaga on 4/22...batted 2-for-4 in both games to open the Portland series...belted 1st collegiate home run on 5/4 vs. SCU...drove in game-winner in 10th vs. SCU on 5/5...batted 3-for-3 with 2 RBI on 5/6 vs. SCU...went 1-for-4 with 2 RBI on May 13 at USF.

High School: Comes to the Saint Mary's baseball program from De La Salle High School where he lettered three years...was named First-Team BVAL and BVAL Defensive Player of the Year with a .976 fielding percentage...batted .376 with 25 RBI...tallied six doubles, one triple and one home run while sporting a .477 on-base-percentage...added 32 hits and 28...was named Second-Team All-Contra Costa Times.

Position: In Field
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
City/State: Martinez, CA
High School: De La Salle HS
Experience: 3 Letters