2014: Pitched in 12 games, making 11 starts … Earned a 3-3 record, with a 4.24 ERA and 50 strikeouts in 46.2 innings … Made first start at South Florida, going three hitless innings (3/1) … Picked up the win at Kennesaw State, tossing six innings, with five strikeouts, five hits and two earned runs allowed (3/8) … Struck out a season-high nine batters over six frames versus Yale (4/1) … Went five innings with seven strikeouts and just one earned run allowed to pick up win against Cornell (4/20) … Sat down six over 5.1 frames, allowing just three hits and one run in 5-2 victory over Penn (4/26) … Worked two innings of relief, recording two strikeouts, at the NCAA Regional against Bethune-Cookman (5/31).
2013: Selected to the All-Ivy League second team … Threw 56.2 innings in 13 appearances, making eight starts as part of the Lions’ weekend rotation … Posted an undefeated 7-0 record with a 2.70 ERA and 69 strikeouts … Did not give up a triple or home run the entire year … Notched first win of the season at Arizona, giving up just one hit in two innings of scoreless work (3/9/13) … Sat down four batters in 4.1 innings of action at UCF (3/18/13) … Tallied 11 strikeouts over five innings in 9-4 victory over NYIT (3/22/13) … Recorded six K’s over six innings, to earn the win in a 3-2 decision against Harvard (3/30/13) … Struck out seven Cornell batters and allowed just three hits in 5-0 shutout of the Big Red (4/13/13) … Recorded a season-high 13 strikeouts over 6.2 innings to lead Columbia to 7-1 victory at Princeton (4/20/13) … Posted six strikeouts in six innings of work against Penn (4/26/13) … Came on in relief and struck out eight batters in 6.2 innings to help Columbia knock off New Mexico for first NCAA tournament win in program history (6/1/13).
2012: Pitched in five games ... made two starts ... allowed two runs in two innigns to close out a win over Lehigh in first collegiate appearance ... had a fantastic outing at home against Rutgers out of the bullpen, allowing a run on two hits in 3 1/3 innings of a 7-6 Lions' win ... struck out three and did not walk a batter vs. the Scarlet Knights ... struck out three in two innings at St. John's in first collegiate start.
2011: Did not play due to preseason injury.
At Avon Old Farms: Four-year letterwinner in baseball ... two-year letterwinner in football ... Under Armour All-American in 2009 ... all-league as a senior ... all-conference honoree as a sophomore ... pitched to a 0.70 earned run average as a senior ... team was high school champions in 2010 ... National Honor Society member ... also a member of the Cum Laude Society.
Personal: Financial economics major ... enjoys kayaking ... son of Lana and Francis Donino ... Francis Joseph Donino, b. October 26, 1991 in Worcester, Mass.