7 Matt Zaffino
7 Matt Zaffino
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: '21
Hometown: New Canaan, Conn.
High School: Fairfield College Preparatory School
Position: UTIL
gp 32
avg .302
hr 1
rbi 19
r 22
sb 6

2019: Appeared in all 32 games as a sophomore... Went 2-for-2 with two RBIs, two walks and two runs scored in a 5-3 win over Southern Vermont on March 14... Had a double, two sacrifice flys and two RBIs in a 12-7 win over Saint Joseph's (Me.)... Hit an rbi-single in a 5-1 win over Middlebury on March 30... Totaled two RBIs, one hit, one stolen base and one run scored in an 11-5 win at Wesleyan on April 7... Went 3-for-5 with two doubles, one RBI and he scored four times in a 13-11 win over Utica on April 9... Went 3-for-5 with three runs scored, two RBIs, and one walk in an 18-10 win over Amherst on April 12... Had two hits, two runs scored and one stolen base in an 11-10 win over St. Lawrence on April 23... Was named MVP of the 32nd playing of the Jackie Robinson Game on May 1 after going 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBIs, helping Hamilton to an 8-3 victory over Utica... Finished the season with a .302 batting average, .422 on-base percentage, .396 slugging percentage and 19 RBIs in 106 at bats... Committed six errors all season for a .930 fielding percentage in 86 total chances and was part of five double plays.

2018: Appeared in 33 of 34 games as a first-year... Tied for first in the NESCAC with four triples, along with teammate James Nish '19... Ranked top-10 in the NESCAC in on-base percentage (.484), slugging percentage (.620), runs (30), home runs (3), walks (26) and sacrifice flies (4)... Led the team with a .359 batting average and 22 RBIs... Went 4-for-7 with two doubles, one home run, six RBIs and scored five runs in a doubleheader sweep over Hope on March 20... Went 5-for-8 with two triples and scored six runs on April 8 to defeat SUNY Polytechnic 9-5 and SUNY Cobleskill 11-4... Hit a two-RBI double and scored once in a 5-1 win over Wesleyan on April 14... Had two hits and scored two runs in a 6-5 win at Williams on April 21... Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs in an 8-2 win over Amherst on May 3... Committed 16 errors all season for a .871 fielding percentage in 124 total chances and was part of 10 double plays... Received All-NESCAC Second Team honors... The first Hamilton baseball player in history to be selected as the NESCAC Rookie of the Year.

Personal: Majors in economics... Matt attended Fairfield College Preparatory School... He played for Clubhouse Baseball for five years... Matt is the son of Jon and Marnie Zaffino, and the brother to Annie, Laurel, Lindsay and Charlie.

Recent Games
Apr 23 St. Lawrence W, 11-10
Apr 27 Williams L, 10-3
Apr 28 Williams W, 3-2
Apr 28 Williams L, 2-0
Apr 30 at SUNY Polytechnic
May 1 Utica W, 8-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 12
Plate appearances 136 52
At Bats 106 43
Runs 22 6
Hits 32 13
Doubles 5 1
Triples 1 1
Home Runs 1 -
Runs Batted In 19 7
Total bases 42 16
Walks 20 9
Hit by pitch 5 -
Strikeouts 24 10
Sacrifice Flies 4 -
Sacrifice Hits 1 -
Hit into double play 3 3
Stolen Bases 6 2
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .302 .302
On Base Percentage .422 .423
Slugging Percentage .396 .372
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 86 39
Put Outs 32 7
Assists 48 26
Errors 6 6
Fielding Percentage .930 .846
Double Plays 5 1
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-5 4 2 1 1 - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Mar 14 Southern Vermont W, 5-3 2 2 2 - - - 2 2 - - -
Mar 16 vs. MCLA W, 13-1 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 17 vs. Bard L, 5-4 4 0 0 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 9-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 7-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 1 -
Mar 20 vs. Centre L, 9-6 4 1 2 - - - 2 - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech L, 5-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech W, 7-3 2 1 1 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Mar 23 vs. Rutgers-Camden W, 6-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 12-7 2 1 1 1 - - 2 - - - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 4-1 2 0 1 - - - 0 1 - 1 -
Mar 29 vs. Middlebury L, 7-2 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury W, 5-1 3 0 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury L, 10-1 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan L, 3-1 2 0 1 1 - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan W, 6-2 4 1 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 7 at Wesleyan W, 11-5 5 1 1 - - - 2 - 2 1 -
Apr 9 Utica W, 13-11 5 4 3 2 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 12 Amherst W, 18-10 5 3 3 - - - 2 1 - - -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 6-2 2 0 1 - 1 - 0 2 - 1 -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 9-3 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 16 at No. 24/26 SUNY Cortland L, 10-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 17 Rochester Institute of Technology W, 6-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 9-8 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - 1
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 1-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - 1 -
Apr 23 St. Lawrence W, 11-10 3 2 2 - - - 0 - 1 1 -
Apr 27 Williams L, 10-3 4 0 2 - - - 2 1 1 - -
Apr 28 Williams W, 3-2 1 0 0 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Apr 28 Williams L, 2-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 30 at SUNY Polytechnic   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Utica W, 8-3 4 2 2 - - 1 3 - 1 - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-5 - - - 2 1 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Mar 14 Southern Vermont W, 5-3 1 - - 2 0 - - - - 5
Mar 16 vs. MCLA W, 13-1 - 1 - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Mar 17 vs. Bard L, 5-4 - 1 - 0 0 - - 4 - 6
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 9-1 1 - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 7-1 1 - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Mar 20 vs. Centre L, 9-6 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech L, 5-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech W, 7-3 - - - 1 0 - - - - 4
Mar 23 vs. Rutgers-Camden W, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 12-7 - 2 - 2 1 - - 3 - 4
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 4-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 29 vs. Middlebury L, 7-2 - - - 1 0 1 2 1 2.00 5
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury W, 5-1 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury L, 10-1 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Apr 6 at Wesleyan L, 3-1 - - - 2 1 - - - - 3
Apr 6 at Wesleyan W, 6-2 - - - 0 0 1 2 - - 5
Apr 7 at Wesleyan W, 11-5 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 9 Utica W, 13-11 1 - - 5 2 - 1 - - 6
Apr 12 Amherst W, 18-10 - - - 3 0 - - 2 - 6
Apr 13 Amherst L, 6-2 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 4
Apr 13 Amherst L, 9-3 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 16 at No. 24/26 SUNY Cortland L, 10-1 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Apr 17 Rochester Institute of Technology W, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 5
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 9-8 - - 1 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 1-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 23 St. Lawrence W, 11-10 1 - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Apr 27 Williams L, 10-3 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 5
Apr 28 Williams W, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Apr 28 Williams L, 2-0 - - - 0 0 1 3 - - 4
Apr 30 at SUNY Polytechnic   - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Utica W, 8-3 - - - 5 1 - 1 - - 4
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 Southern Vermont W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 vs. MCLA W, 13-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 vs. Bard L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 vs. Centre L, 9-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech W, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 vs. Rutgers-Camden W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 12-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 vs. Middlebury L, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury W, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury L, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 at Wesleyan W, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 Utica W, 13-11 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 Amherst W, 18-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at No. 24/26 SUNY Cortland L, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 Rochester Institute of Technology W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 St. Lawrence W, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 Williams L, 10-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Williams W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Williams L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 30 at SUNY Polytechnic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Utica W, 8-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-5 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 Clarkson W, 6-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 Southern Vermont W, 5-3 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. MCLA W, 13-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Bard L, 5-4 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 9-1 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. #28/RV The College of New Jersey L, 7-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. Centre L, 9-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech L, 5-1 2 1 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Illinois Tech W, 7-3 4 3 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Rutgers-Camden W, 6-1 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 12-7 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 25 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 29 vs. Middlebury L, 7-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury W, 5-1 5 2 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 vs. Middlebury L, 10-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan L, 3-1 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan W, 6-2 5 0 4 1 .800 - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Wesleyan W, 11-5 6 2 3 1 .833 - - - - - -
Apr 9 Utica W, 13-11 4 0 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 Amherst W, 18-10 4 0 3 1 .750 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 6-2 5 0 3 2 .600 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Amherst L, 9-3 6 1 5 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 16 at No. 24/26 SUNY Cortland L, 10-1 5 2 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 Rochester Institute of Technology W, 6-2 7 2 5 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 9-8 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Trinity L, 1-0 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 23 St. Lawrence W, 11-10 2 1 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 27 Williams L, 10-3 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Williams W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Williams L, 2-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 30 at SUNY Polytechnic   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Utica W, 8-3 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2017-18 33 92 30 33 7 4 3 22 26 22 3 - .359 .484 .620
2018-19 32 106 22 32 5 1 1 19 20 24 6 1 .302 .422 .396
Total 65 198 52 65 12 5 4 41 46 46 9 1 .328 .451 .500
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2017-18 33 - 4 - 57 14 1 16 24 0.67 122
2018-19 32 5 4 1 42 7 3 22 28 0.79 136
Total 65 5 8 1 99 21 4 38 52 0.73 258
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2017-18 1 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 1 3 3 2 - .00 - INF
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 1 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 1 3 3 2 - .00 - INF
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2017-18 33 124 50 58 16 .871 10 - - - - -
2018-19 32 86 32 48 6 .930 5 - - - - -
Total 65 210 82 106 22 .895 15 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 32 106 22 32 5 1 1 19 20 24 6 1 .302 .422 .396
Conference 12 43 6 13 1 1 - 7 9 10 2 - .302 .423 .372
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 44 16 17 3 1 1 10 11 9 2 - .386 .534 .568
Away 6 21 3 4 1 - - 2 3 4 2 1 .190 .292 .238
Neutral 13 41 3 11 1 - - 7 6 11 2 - .268 .358 .293
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Wins 16 54 19 18 4 - 1 14 12 13 2 - .333 .458 .463
Losses 16 52 3 14 1 1 - 5 8 11 4 1 .269 .381 .327
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March 16 49 7 14 2 - - 9 10 14 2 - .286 .409 .327
April 15 53 13 16 3 1 - 7 10 9 4 1 .302 .431 .396
May 1 4 2 2 - - 1 3 - 1 - - .500 .500 1.250
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 32 5 4 1 42 7 3 22 28 0.79 136
Conference 12 - - - 16 2 3 9 9 1.00 52
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 13 3 - - 25 5 1 9 6 1.50 58
Away 6 - - 1 5 1 1 6 6 1.00 25
Neutral 13 2 4 - 12 1 1 7 16 0.44 53
-
Wins 16 3 3 - 25 5 1 10 13 0.77 72
Losses 16 2 1 1 17 2 2 12 15 0.80 64
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March 16 3 4 - 16 2 1 8 17 0.47 66
April 15 2 - 1 21 4 2 13 11 1.18 66
May 1 - - - 5 1 - 1 - - 4
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 32 86 32 48 6 .930 5 - - - - -
Conference 12 39 7 26 6 .846 1 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 36 11 21 4 .889 3 - - - - -
Away 6 26 10 14 2 .923 - - - - - -
Neutral 13 24 11 13 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
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Wins 16 48 16 29 3 .938 3 - - - - -
Losses 16 38 16 19 3 .921 2 - - - - -
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March 16 29 16 13 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
April 15 56 15 35 6 .893 3 - - - - -
May 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -