5 Pat Fortunato
5 Pat Fortunato
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Year: RS Sophomore
Hometown: Stratford, Conn.
High School: Fairfield Prep H.S.
Previous College: Winthrop Univ.
Position: INF
Last School: R/R
CAREER STATISTICS - RHODE ISLAND ONLY
Year Avg GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB ATT PO A E FLD%
2011 .252 49 47 155 17 39 7 0 1 20 49 .316 18 1 40 1 .328 3 6 8 9 80 122 8 .962
TOTAL .252 49 47 155 17 39 7 0 1 20 49 .316 18 1 40 1 .328 3 6 8 9 80 122 8 .962

2011:
Fortunato appeared in 49 games with 155 at-bats... Finished the season with a .252 batting average, 39 hits, 20 RBI, 18 walks and 17 runs... Tied for fourth on the team in multiple hit games, with 11... At No. 1 Florida from March 11-13, nabbed four hits and three RBI... Followed on March 18 vs. No. 19 Connecticut with two hits and two RBI... At No. 4 South Carolina on March 23, had two RBI and one hit and double... Brought home two runners and had two hits in three at-bats against Boston College on March 30... In a series vs. Massachusetts from May 6-8, nabbed five hits and one run, RBI and double... Had seven multiple RBI games for fifth on the Rams.

Winthrop University:
Spent his freshman season at Winthrop, making 13 pitching appearances while striking out six... Also had one hit in eight at-bats.

High School:
Was a four-year member of the baseball and basketball teams at Fairfield Prep... Was an All-Area, All-SCC and two-time All-State selection... Participated in the Connecticut All-Star Game as a junior and senior.

Personal:
Born November 30, 1989... Son of Cynthia and Pat Fortunato - who played baseball at the University of New Haven... Has an older sister, Emily... Enjoys fishing and playing basketball... Favorite team is the New York Yankees... Favorite athlete is Derek Jeter... Majoring in Sociology.

Updated 9/16/11