As a Sophomore (2014) Named to the 2013-14 Big East All-Academic Team
As a Freshman (2013) Appeared in 33 games, including 20 starts ... batted .205 (17-for-83) with three doubles and nine RBI ... stole three bases without being caught ... finished 2-for-4 with a double at Seton Hall (May 17) ... combined to go 2-for-6 with two stolen bases, one walk and one run scored in a doubleheader against NYIT (April 1) ... went 3-for-4 with an RBI double and a run scored against Cincinnati (March 30) ... finished 1-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored against Pittsburgh (March 22) ... went 1-for-3 with two RBI, two runs and two walks at LIU Brooklyn (March 20) ... had a pinch-hit RBI single and scored a run in game two of a doubleheader against Holy Cross (March 17) ... collected a pinch-hit two-run double at then-No. 1 North Carolina (Feb. 27) ... made first-career start against Mercer (Feb. 16) ... went 0-for-1 in collegiate-debut against FGCU (Feb. 15).
At Liverpool A three-year letterwinner playing baseball for the Warriors ... served as team captain as a senior ... a three-time first team All-Central New York Counties League honoree ... earned two first team All-Central New York selections and one third team selection ... earned 2012 second team Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason All-Northeast Region accolades ... helped team win Section III Class AA championship as a junior ... also earned two basketball letters.
Personal Alexander Michael Caruso ... born in Liverpool, N.Y. ... son of Dominick and Karen Caruso ... has an older brother, Dominick, and an older sister, Ashleigh ... chose St. John's for its baseball tradition and Catholic background ... lists his brother as the person he most admires ... lists Matt Kemp as his favorite athlete ... majoring in sport management.