St. John's returns 20 letterwinners from a squad that went 41-16 last season.
Photos from the Red Storm's 9-3 win over Albany on Tues., April 11, 2017.
Made 21 appearances, three of which were starts... hit .200 with a .385 on-base percentage... made his collegiate debut against Western Carolina (Feb. 17)... registered his first collegiate hit, RBI and run scored against UMBC (Feb. 25)... made his first St. John's start against UMass Lowell (March 18)... smacked an RBI single against Maine (March 26)... singled and drove in a run against Hofstra (April 2)... went 1-for-2 against Albany (April 11)... started and walked twice against NYIT (April 18)... drew a pinch-hit walk against Seton Hall (April 29)... walked and scored a run against Iona (May 2)... scored the game-winning run in extra innings against Georgetown (May 7)... started the first game of a doubleheader against Xavier (May 12).
As a Freshman (2016):
A redshirt season
A three-year letterwinner for the Rams ... served as team captain as a senior ... a first team All-Area and first team All-PAC-10 honoree as a senior ... also earned Academic All-Conference honors as a senior ... helped squad win 2015 PAC-10 Tournament title ... a 2015 honorable mention Perfect Game Preseason All-Atlantic Region selection.
Ryan William Markey ... born in Baltimore, Md. ... son of Sean and Jodi Markey ... has an older brother, Kyle, and a younger sister, Alyssa ... chose St. John's for the baseball program and academics ... lists his father as the person he most admires ... lists Brandon Crawford as his favorite athlete ... majoring in finance.