Jerome "Jay" Schillaci (born March 11 1986 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania) is a Division 1 college baseball player for Central Connecticut State University.
2006: Played and started in 49 games, posting a .319 average with 59 hits in 185 at-bats... Scored 34 runs, had 12 doubles, second on team... Drove in 44 RBIs first on the team and second in the conference, three home runs. Batted .405 with runners in scoring position
2005: Played and started in 33 games, posting a .316 average with 37 hits in 117 at bats...Scored 26 runs, fourth on the team...Drove in 12 and had four doubles, two triples and one home run.
Before Central: Lettered in baseball for two seasons at McKeesport Area High School...Also lettered in basketball for two seasons...Named All-Section and All-League as a senior...Named to the American Legion All-Pennsylvania Team.
Allegheny Athletics (Pittsburgh)
Summer of 2006: Great Lakes AAABA Wood bat Summer Statistics:
Played and Started in 34 games, Had 40 hits in 97 at bats, clipped a .412 batting average, Schillaci went 18 for 19 in Stolen Base attempts... Had seven doubles, four triples, four home runs and 27 RBIs. Final Record for the Allegheny Athletics: 39-14
Schillaci went 8-12 in the Zanesville Ohio AAABA regional, with 8 RBIs in three games
Team MVP, Great Lakes AAABA League MVP, named Top Prospect
Summer of 2005: Erie Shores Collegiate Baseball League statistics:
Played and started in 40 games, had 35 hits in 95 at bats, clipped a .369 batting average, Schillaci went 25 for 26 in stolen base attempts. Had 10 doubles, five triples and 28 RBIs
Was named to the All Tournament Team in the 2005 NABF College World Series held in Toledo, Ohio
CCSU Baseball Website
This is the local coverage on Jay Schillaci
The Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Pittsburgh Tribune Review, The Daily News, and the New Britain Herald (Ct.)
2006 top news stories
*[http://www.tribune-democrat.com/sports/local_story_218235810.html AAABA 2006 Pittsburgh team set to represent Cleveland (Tribune Democrat)]
* Schillaci continues to shine at Central Connecticut St.
*[http://www.zwire.com/site/news.cfm?brd1641&pag628&dept_id594835&search1&ls0&sortby1&TITLE&tp2&FULLSchillaci&fp2&AUTHOR&ap2&DateRange2006&x16&y=11 Every 2006 article on Schillaci for the New Britain Herald]
2005 top news stories
*CCSU starts to rebuild
* CCSU garners diamond awards
* Blue Devils close season with a wild rally
* Jay Schillaci playing for the love of the game
*Schillaci Back in the Swing of things
*Practice makes perfect for McKeesport's Schillaci