#18 Rocco Gondek
2012: Appeared in 39 games for the NEC Champion Pioneers, going 20-92 at the plate with 20 runs batted in.
2011: Limited to 13 games with injury, going 6-34.
2010: Game-winning 8th inning RBI single vs. Florida Gulf Coast University in season opener 2/26...Hit first collegiate homerun in loss to Quinnipiac 4/2...Game-tying 9th inning RBI single in 11-10 walkoff win vs. Manhattan 4/13...
Before SHU: Played four years baseball for coach Ken Souca at Glastonbury High School. Named to Rawling All-Region Team (Northeast), All-Conference, All-Conference Academic, and a Connecticut All-Star. Also played one year of football and one year of ski racing.
Personal: Born: 6/14/89. Family: parents Paul and Sandy Gondek, brother Chris, sisters Brittney and Brooke. Hobbies: golfing, fishing, hunting. Favorite Pro Sports Teams: Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics. Favorite Pro Athletes: Manny Ramirez, Tom Brady. Favorite Movie: Fight Club. Favorite TV Show: Entourage. Favorite Band: Peal Jam.