Ryan Zakszeski Earns First Team Honors
2007: First Team All-Centennial Conference selection Third Team ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American First Team ABCA All Mid-Atlantic Region ECAC All-Star Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll started all 49 games in centerfield for the Blue Jays tied the school record for triples in a single-season with his seventh against Gettysburg on May 5 had an 11-game hit streak to start the season tied a Centennial Conference record by homering in three straight contests from April 5 to April 10 went 3-for-3 with five RBIs, two runs scored, a double and two homeruns against Gettysburg on April 10 was 3-for-5 with two triples, five RBIs and two runs scored at Dickinson on April 17 led the Centennial Conference in triples and tied for third in hits.
2006: First Team All-Centennial Conference selection Second Team CoSIDA Academic All-District II pick ABCA D-III Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team All-Star played in 36 games during his first season as an everyday player for the Blue Jays second in the Centennial Conference in batting average, hitting .424 at season's end finished third in the conference in slugging percentage, hits, on-base percentage and total bases was 3-for-5 in the second game of a doubleheader against Misericordia on March 11, picking up three of his four RBI with a two-out double in the fourth inning hit in 13 consecutive games with 10 multi-hit efforts from March 24-April 15 named NACBW Division III Hitter of the Week after posting a batting average of .687 (11-for-16) and a slugging percentage of 1.500 (double, three triples, two homers) during the week of March 27-April 2 his blistering stretch included hitting the decisive grand slam in the second inning of the Blue Jays' win over Dickinson on March 31 and a 6-for-9 performance in a doubleheader sweep of Swarthmore on April 1 that included a homer and two triples had the third highest batting average in all divisions of college baseball at .528 on April 16 drove in three runs with a two-out, seventh-inning bases-clearing double, helping the Blue Jays to a game-one win over Ursinus on April 30.
2005: Started five games, appearing in 15 total went 2-for-2 with a double against Ursinus on May 1 was 4-for-7 with a pair of doubles and three RBI against Swarthmore on April 10 had a 2-for-4 day with three RBI and a homer against Elizabethtown on April 14.
Personal: Rob Pietroforte born May 7, 1986 son of Margot Schonholtz and Jerry Pietroforte Twice named team MVP at Berkeley Carroll Dean's List student majoring in economics with a business minor.