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Mike Kaufman

Mike Kaufman
Class: Jr.
Number: 42
Position: LHP
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Hometown: Dix Hills, N.Y.
High School: Half Hollow Hills West HS

As a Junior (2014)

  • Member of the Fall AD Honor Roll (3.3 GPA or above)

As a Sophomore (2013)

  • Made 15 appearances, including one start at Cornell on April 23
  • Went two hit-less and scoreless innings with three strikeouts in the season opener against James Madison on February 23
  • Pitched 3.1 scoreless innings, allowing 1 hit against North Carolina A&T on March 8
  • Third in the America East in runners picked off (3), and tied for fifth in saves (3)
  • Named to Binghamton’s AD Honor Roll for GPA of 3.3 or higher during Spring Semester

As a Freshman (2012)

  • Made nine appearances with three starts
  • Went 1-2 with 2.20 ERA in 16.1 innings
  • Went 4.1 innings and gave up two runs at Bucknell on March 27 in longest outing of season
  • Had two strong outings to finish up first year with combined 4.2 scoreless innings at Albany (5/12) and UMBC (5/19)
  • Struck out three against Albany and UMBC
  • Was 1-0 with 1.50 ERA in three appearances against America East opponents
  • Notched first collegiate win with 2.0 scoreless innings of relief at UMBC

In High School

  • Three-year starter at Half Hollow Hills West High School
  • In final two seasons on mound posted 1.74 earned run average with 103 strikeouts in 84 innings
  • Started at pitcher and first base
  • Two-time all-league and one-time all-county selection
  • Awarded 2011 Suffolk County Gold Glove for pitchers
  • Earned win for golf medal Long Island team at 2010 Empire State Games
  • Pitched in championship game of 2009 NABF World Series, facing only 22 batters
  • Named to 2009 NABF all-tournament team after steering team to title
  • Helped team capture 2010 Suffolk County League title
  • High school team went 35-12 (74%) over final two seasons
  • Helped summer team win NABF Classics championship and earn bid to 2011 NABF World Series in Toledo, Ohio
  • Also excelled in basketball as shooting guard for 2010 team that was ranked No. 18 in country (USA Today)
  • Basketball team advanced to 2010 NYSPHSAA Class AA championship game
  • Scholar-athlete who was a member of National Honor Society
  • Recognized as Wendy’s High School Heisman school winner for outstanding achievements in academics, athletics and citizenship
  • Volunteer fire fighter for Dix Hills Fire Department
  • Helped create and manage the Dix Hills Basketball Association Challenger Program for special needs children
  • Recipient of numerous accolades for community service including 2011 Prudential Spirit of Community honoree and Gerard J. Buckenmeyer’s Firemen’s Association of the State of New York Volunteer Baseball Award (2011)

Personal

  • Parents are Wayne and Karen Kaufman
  • Majoring in management

CAREER HIGHS

  • Innings Pitched: 4.1 at Bucknell (3-27-12)
  • Hits Allowed: 0 through 2.0 innings at James Madison (2-23-13)
  • Runs Allowed: 0 through 3.1 innings at North Carolina A&T (3-8-13)
  • Walks Allowed: 0 through 4.1 at Bucknell (3-27-12)
  • Strikeouts: 3, 7x, last vs Cornell (4-23-13)

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