30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom
UMES takes a doubleheader from the Spartans by score of 2-1 and 1-0. (Apr. 25, 2015)
UMES plays two games in the 2015 MEAC Baseball Tournament at Perdue Stadium, Salisbury.
2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)
Alabama 19, UMES 0
2015: Started 47 games between catcher and designated hitter ... was named a 2nd team All-MEAC selection as a catcher ... finished season with a .308 batting average, the second highest on the team ... led squad with 13 doubles ... also second in RBIs with 22 and tied for second in home runs with three ... was second in OPS at .811, with a .448 slugging percentage and a .363 on-base percentage ... started his season with a 1-for-3 and a double versus Alabama ... went 2-for-4 against Navy on Feb. 22 with two runs scored ... began sophomore year with a nine game on-base streak ... hit his first career home run against Delaware State March 29th ... got his first three hit game on March 30th, scoring three runs and getting an RBI ... collected three RBIs in a road game against Coppin State by going 3-for-4 ... earned a career high four RBIs against DSU April 18th ... threw out nine baserunners in 32 chances
High School/Club: Lettered in football and baseball at North Alleghany H.S. ... three-year member of varsity baseball team ... Rawling Preseason All-American selection in baseball ... Post-Gazette "Player to Watch" in baseball ... won WPIAL Championship in 2013 ... member of Evoshield Canes ... scholar-athlete while in high school ... honor roll recipient as freshman and sophomore...played summer ball with the Sherryl Silversmiths of the NYCBL in 2014
Personal: Born on June 24, 1995 in Pittsburgh, Pa ... son of Jim and DeAnna Dattilo ... major is Biology ... nickname is JDat ... pre-game superstitions include praying before every game ... personal best sports moment is winning WPIAL Championship against Seneca Valley as a senior ... lists his parents as the people that have influenced him the most ... plans to open a physical therapy practice upon graduation from UMES ... best advice recieved is I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me ... hobbies outside of sports include fishing, boating, skiing and dirtbiking ... favorite book is Beyond Belief by Josh Hamilton ... favorite movie is Sandlot ... would like to be a leader and earn team honors this season ... would like to win a Johnny Bench Award before gradution