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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)


  • Parents are Wayne and Karen Kaufman
  • Majoring in management


  • 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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