8 Chris Migani
8 Chris Migani
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orange, CT
High School: Amity
Position: IF
Last Team: R/R

Will serve as the team's captain for the second straight season in 2012.

As a Junior:
Started all 47 games for the Bobcats last season…Finished the season with 49 hits to bring his career total to 153...Provided the pop from the middle of the batting order as he smashed five of the team’s eight total home runs for the season…Led the team in several offensive categories including doubles (12), home runs (5), RBI (32), total bases (76), slugging percentage (.458), and sacrifice flies (4)…He also led the way for the Bobcats batting .413 (19-46) with runners in scoring position and batting average with two outs of .370 (20-54)…_Put together a streak of 25 consecutive games reaching base safely from the first game of the season on March 4 to April 9 against Monmouth…Recorded his first of nine multi-hit games for the season going 2-5 with a run scored against Marshall on Mar. 4…Drew a Bobcat season high three walks against Ball State on Mar. 5…Put together a streak of 25 games reaching base safely from Mar. 12 through Apr. 9…After batting .227 (5-22) through his first seven games, he reeled off a eight-game hitting streak followed by a nine-game hitting streak over the next 18 games, batting .377 (23-61) in that span…Knocked his first home run of the season and drove in four runs against Fairleigh Dickinson and on Mar. 18…Had a pair of 3-5 performances in three games, the first coming against  Mount Saint Mary’s on Mar. 26 and the next against Sacred Heart on Apr. 2…Had three hits for the third time in the season on Apr. 15 against Long Island…Batted .688 (11-16) over a four game span that included two four-hit games and a three-hit game between Apr. 15 - 21…Went 4-5 with two doubles, three runs scored, and four runs batted in against Long Island on Apr. 17…He followed that up with another 4-5 performance including his first multi-home run game of his career on Apr. 21 against Wagner.

As a Sophomore:
Batted .307 (51-166) with five homeruns, 31 RBI, 10 doubles and 27 runs scored...Slugged a team-high .470 while also posting a .359 on-base percentage...Completed the 2010 season with a nine-game hitting streak in a year that saw him post 16 multiple-hit games and nine multiple-RBI games...After collecting just six hits in his first 13 games of the 2010 season, he broke out with a seven-game hitting streak from April 3 to April 16...Had three-straight multiple-hit games against Brown on Apr. 6, Dartmouth on Apr. 7 and Fairfield on Apr. 10...Had two hits in the first and fourth games of the team's four-game set against LIU...Was 4-for-7 with five RBI in the team's first two games aganst Central Connecticut State...Had a hit in 16 of the last 17 games of the year, including multiple hits in seven of them.

As a Freshman:
Became the first freshman since current Tim Binkoski in 2004 to record 50 hits in a season...Named the Akadema/NEC Rookie of the Week on April 27 after he batted .364 (8-22) while leading Quinnipiac in hits (8), homeruns (2), runs scored (8) and slugging percentage (.682), all out of the lead-off spot in the Bobcats' lineup...Was the only Bobcat to homer in back-to-back days (May 1 & 2 vs. Sacred Heart)...Had a team-, season-high four runs scored against Mount St. Mary's on Apr. 4...Third on the team with 13 multiple-hit games...Had the third-longest hitting streak of the year at 14 games...Was 2-for-4 with two RBI against Maryland on Feb. 27...Was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored against Georgia on Mar. 7...Put together a seven-game hitting streak from Mar. 9 through Mar. 31...Was 2-for-4 against The Citadel on Mar. 9...Was 2-for-4 in the first game and 3-for-5 against Michigan State in the second game of their doubleheader on Mar. 13...Had a single against Xavier on Mar. 14...Had a single and RBI in both games of a doubleheader against Vermont on Mar. 28...Was 3-for-5 against Fairfield on Mar. 31...Had an 11-game hitting streak frun from Apr. 4 through Apr. 18...Was 2-for-3 with a homerun and four runs scored against Mount St. Mary's in the first game of a doubleheader on Apr. 4...Had a hit in all four games of the Bobcats' series against Wagner...Was 1-for-5 with a double and a run scored against Rhode Island...Homered against Central Connecticut on Apr. 17...Was 2-for-4 with an RBI and runs scored against CCSU on Apr. 18...Had five multiple-hit games in six games from Apr. 25 through May 2...Was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored in both games of a doubleheader against Fairleigh Dickinson on Apr. 25...Was 3-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored against FDU on Apr. 26...Was 5-for-9 with two homeruns, four RBI and four runs scored in back-to-back games against Sacred Heart on May 1 & 2...Ran a 14-game hitting streak from Apr. 25 through May 14.

Before Quinnipiac:
Four-year letterwinner at Amity (Conn.) High School...Helped Amity to the 2006 and 2007 Connecticut State Championships...All-State, All-Conference and All-Area selection...Also received All-Academic honors.

Son of Lisa and Dave Migani...His brother, Dave, played baseball at Stonehill College...His cousin, Anthony DiPalma is a former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey player and coach.

Career Stats (Updated 3/12/12)

Migani, ChrisFr.2008-09-3815528450.290904660.42620031217221
Migani, ChrisSo.2009-10-4716627510.3071015780.47031551223313
Migani, ChrisJr.2010-11-4716628490.2951205760.458329121930904
Migani, ChrisSr.2011-12Infield------------------
Career Totals---132487831450.298311142200.45283142043701438