Poduslenko goes 4-for-4, while McCarthy pitches seven strong innings as the Piraest win big.
2016: Appeared in 57 games, making 55 starts... Batted .249 with two home runs and 30 runs batted in... Recorded 16 stolen bases in 17 attempts, seventh-most in the BIG EAST... Ranked fourth in the BIG EAST with 39 walks... Ranked sixth in the BIG EAST with nine HBP... Tied for second in the BIG EAST with six sacrifice flies... Reached base three times vs. Creighton on May 26... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on May 23... Went 4-for-4 with three runs scored, a double, an RBI and two stolen bases on May 19... Went 3-for-5 with a triple, two RBIs, a run scored and a stolen base at NJIT on May 17... Reached base three times, going 1-for-2 with a double, a HBP, a walk, a run scored and an RBI vs. Xavier on May 6... Went 2-for-5 with two RBIs in game one of a double-header vs. Xavier on May 7... Belted his second home run of the season and had a sacrifice fly at Georgetown in game two of a double-header on April 30... Went 2-for-4 with a double and a stolen base vs. Villanova on April 23... Drove in five RBIs and belted a grand slam vs. Monmouth on April 19... Reached base three times, going 2-for-3 with a walk a triple, a run scored and two stolen bases vs. LIU on April 16... Reached base four times, going 2-for-3 with two walks and an RBI vs. Rutgers on April 12... Walked twice and stole two bases vs. Wagner on April 6... Walked twice and scored two runs vs. Quinnipiac in game one of a double-header on April 2... Had a single, a walk, a run scored, an RBI and a sacrifice fly vs. Quinnipiac on April 1... Reached base five times, going 2-for-4 with a double, two runs scored, an RBI, a walk and a HBP at Army on March 25... Reached base three times, going 1-for-4 with two walks and a stolen base vs. Savannah State on March 11... Reached base four times, going 2-for-3 with a hit-by-pitch and a walk vs. NJIT on March 9... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on March 7... Reached base four times, going 1-for-2 two with three walks and a double vs. Indiana on March 5... Went 2-for-3 with a triple, a walk, a stolen base and two runs scored vs. Indiana on March 3... Went 2-for-4 and drove in the Pirates’ only run at FIU on Feb. 27... Went 2-for-4 at FIU on Feb. 26... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
2015: Appeared in 36 games, making 28 starts... Batted .257... Saw time in the lineup as the Pirates' shortstop, second baseman, third baseman, right fielder and designated hitter this season... Drove in 14 runs and stole seven bases... Tallied 19 walks contributing to a .368 on-base percentage... Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and a double at Villanova on May 8... Went 2-for-3 with a team-high three RBIs vs. Creighton on May 2... Drove in two runs vs. Butler on April 17... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on April 13... Played five diffferent positions in four games April 18 through April 12... Went 2-for-5 with an RBI at St. John's on April 12... Went 2-for-5 with a run scored vs. St. John's on April 11... Recorded three of Seton Hall's five hits at St. John's on April 10... Went 2-for-4 with a run scored at Xavier on April 4... Scored three runs with a stolen base vs. FDU on March 27... Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, two runs scored and a triple vs. Lafayette... Walked three times vs. Florida International... Crushed his first career home run while going 1-for-2 with two RBIs, two walks and two stolen bases vs. USF on March 8... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
2014: Appeared in 19 games, making 10 starts at shortstop and designated hitter... Batted .333 with 10 runs scored, 12 walks and five stolen bases... Reached base four times vs. NYIT on April 11... Went 3-for-4 with two RBIs, a run scored and a stolen base vs. Wagner on April 9... Reached base four times, going 2-for-3 with three runs scored, two walks and a stolen base at Princeton on April 2... Walked twice and scored a run vs. Saint Peter's on March 27... Recorded his first career RBI at James Madison on March 10... Made his collegiate debut at Oklahoma on Feb. 16 and recorded his first career hit with two walks... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
High School/Personal: Attended Malvern Prep in Malvern, Pennsylvania... Four year letter-winner as a shortstop/third baseman on the baseball team... Team captain as a senior... Three-time First Team All-Conference selection... Named 2013 All-Inter Academic League Most Valuable Player... Named to 2013 All-Main Line Team... Named First Team All-Southeastern Pennsylvania as a senior and Second Team as a junior... Three-time Carpenter Cup Classic participant... Named Most Valuable Player of the Tom Heinkel Tournament in 2012... Batted .381 with six home runs, 36 RBIs, 22 steals and a school-record 54 runs scored in just 36 games in 2013... Batted .424 and was 30-for-30 in steal attempts in 2012... Helped lead Malvern to three straight conference championships... Leader on the 2012 team that was #1 in the state, finished 31-5 and won the state championship... First Honors student that maintained a 3.7 GPA throughout high school... Member of the National Honors Society... Born March 23, 1995.