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Chris Villa
Chris  Villa


Staten Island, N.Y.

High School:
St. Joseph by the Sea

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185



Pirates Hold Off Iona, 5-4

Seton Hall scores five times over the first two innings and holds on for the victory.


Seton Hall Plays Three Games at Perfect Game Spring Swing This Weekend

The Pirates will face Savannah State, Iowa and Nebraska-Omaha starting Friday.


Prendergast, Pirates Rout NJIT, 9-2

Seton Hall erupts for seven runs in the second inning as Prendergast rolls to his second win.


Pirates Fall to Ohio State Friday at the Snowbird Classic

Seton Hall grabs a 3-0 lead, but Ohio State scores nine unanswered runs to win, 9-3.


Pirates Face Indiana and Ohio State at Snowbird Classic

Seton Hall will play three games starting Thursday against Big Ten opponents.

2016:  Appeared in 11 games, making seven starts... Batted .105 with two RBIs and three walks... Drew a walk and scored a run vs. Iona on March 29... Recorded his first collegiate hit and drove in his first run vs. Ohio State on March 4... Made collegiate debut vs. Missouri on Feb. 21... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

High School/Personal:
Attended St. Joseph by the Sea in Staten Island, New York for four years where he was a teammate of fellow freshman Matt Ponsiglione... Two-year letterwinner in baseball as a catcher... Also played football and wrestled... Team captain as a senior... Helped lead his team to a combined 38-7 record as a junior and senior... Led team to back-to-back Staten Island Championships... Clubbed three home runs and drove in 20 runs as a senior... Played in the Staten Island Senior Game... Dean's List member... Member of the History Club... Born Nov. 17, 1997.