7  Michael Tansey
Michael Tansey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Valley Stream, N.Y.

High School:
Holy Trinity

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
05/18/1987

Major:
History


2008: Appeared in 48 games, making 39 starts ... batted .306 with 14 doubles, five home runs and 29 RBI ... recorded 15 multi-hit games ... hit .375 at NCAA Tempe Regional ... went 2-for-4 with a run scored against #3 Arizona State (5/30) at NCAA Tempe Regional ... hit three-run home run in America East Championship game victory over Binghamton (5/24) ... tallied three hits in win over Marist (4/9) ... went 4-for-5 with two runs scored in victory over Hofstra (4/15) ... had four hits and career-high five RBI and four runs scored in win over Fairfield (4/30 ... homered in win over UMBC (5/10) ... went 3-for-5 with three RBI in victory over Seton Hall.

2007: Appeared in 49 games, making 44 starts ... hit .253 with 24 RBI ... third on team with seven doubles ... recorded a hit in Seawolves first eight games including a home run in season opener against top-ranked North Carolina ... had two hits and two RBI in victory over Fordham (3/28) ... tallied seven hits and five RBI in four-game series sweep of Maine ... went 3-for-3 with season-high three RBI in win over Albany (4/21) ... had three hits in four at-bats against Columbia (4/28).

2006: Started seven games and saw action in 24 as a freshman... drove in four runs and totaled two doubles and a triple... blasted a triple for his first collegiate hit and scored his first run in a Seawolf uniform versus Central Florida... went 1-for-2 with an RBI in a win over Fordham... drove in a run and went 1-for-3 in a win over Wagner... drove in two with an RBI double in a win over Hartford.

High School: Attended Holy Trinity High School in Hicksville, NY...earned four varsity letters for the Titans...led the league in home runs twice...named league MVP as a senior...garnered all-league and all-section honors his senior year...selected to play in the Vytra All-Star Game in 2005.

Personal: Michael Kenneth Tansey...born May 18, 1987, in Brooklyn, NY...son of Denise and John Tansey...brother of Joey and Chris...favorite athlete is Jeremy Shockey and his favorite sports team is the New York Yankees.