9Robert Boselli III
Photos from the Red Storm's 9-3 win over Albany on Tues., April 11, 2017.
Made appearances in 23 contests, 14 of which were starts… batted .238 with a .389 on-base percentage and a .476 slugging percentage… hit three homers and drove in nine runs on the season… registered his first Division I hit, a home run, against Richmond (Feb. 19)… went deep in his second-straight appearance, going 2-for-3 with three RBIs against UMBC (Feb. 25)… scored against East Carolina (March 4)… hit by a pitch twice and scored a run in the first game of a doubleheader against Liberty (March 11)… went 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI in the second game of a twin-bill against Maine (March 25)… drove in a run against Albany (April 11)… went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs against NYIT (April 18)… singled against FDU (April 22)… picked up a hit in his lone at-bat against Seton Hall (April 28)… singled a drove in a run against Xavier (May 14).
At Mercer County Community College:
A First Team All-Region 19 and First Team Garden State Athletic Conference selection in both his freshman and sophomore years… hit .366 with a .401 on-base percentage and a .528 slugging percentage as a sophomore… belted three home runs and registered 37 RBIs… led Mercer to a JUCO World Series appearance as a sophomore, propelling the Vikings to a third-place finish.
At Holy Spirit High School:
A four-year letterwinner for the Spartans… a team captain as a senior… also lettered in football… a First Team All Cape Atlantic League selection as a senior.
Robert Raymond Boselli III… born in Galloway, N.J… son of Colleen and Robert Boselli Jr… has four siblings: Amanda, Anthony, Domenic and Patrice… chose St. John’s for its baseball tradition and reputation… majoring in criminal justice… lists his favorite sports memory as hitting a home run in the JUCO World Series… lists his father as the person he admires most and Mike Trout as his favorite athlete.