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Baseball Program Hosts Annual Alumni Game

Nearly 40 former Mids returned for the event.


2011-12 Navy Athletics Year-In-Review

Navy won the Patriot League Presidents' Cup for the first time in school history


Azor and Gainey Selected in the MLB Draft

Both players earned All-Patriot League honors this season.


Navy's Season Ends With Sweep at Holy Cross

Mids finish season 23-29.


Baseball Travels to Holy Cross for the Patriot League Tournament

Mids begin quest to repeat as conference tournament champions.

Career Stats | Game-by-Game Statistics: 2011 | 2012

Preston Gainey Photo Gallery

Career Honors:
• Second-Team All-Patriot League (2012)
• All-Patriot League Tournament Team (2011)
• Patriot League Rookie of the Week (5/2/11)

Career Highs:
• Innings Pitched (Start): 7.0, two times (most recent: at Lafayette 4/21/12)
• Innings Pitched (Relief): 3.1, two times (most recent: vs. Bucknell 4/18/11)
• Strikeouts (Start): 9, at Holy Cross (5/12/12)
• Strikeouts (Relief): 6, two times (most recent: at Holy Cross 4/24/11)

2012 (Sophomore):
• Earned second-team All-Patriot League honors
• Went 3-3 with a 3.25 ERA...had 54 Ks in 55.1 innings of work
• Allowed three or fewer earned runs in nine of his 10 starts and two or fewer earned runs in four of his five conference starts
• Yielded just nine extra-base hits all season (55.1 innings)
• Went 3-0 in conference games with a 2.30 ERA
2011 (Freshman):
• Went 2-0 and ranked third on the team in ERA at 3.00
• Allowed just four hits and three runs over his final six appearances of the season (12.2 IP) and did not allow a run in 10 of his 14 total appearances
• Picked up two saves in the Patriot League Tournament as he pitched the final 3.0 innings against Bucknell (5/15) to help Navy clinch the semifinal series, and then helped Navy earn the win in game one of the championship series in pitching the final 0.2 innings vs. Army (5/23)
• Improved to 2-0 by throwing 3.0 innings of scoreless baseball to help Navy with the Patriot League Tournament title with a 5-3 win over Army (5/24)
• Pitched the final 3.1 innings, allowing just one hit while registering six strikeouts, of Navy's 4-3 win over Army (4/9) to record his first-career save
• Matched his career high with six Ks in 3.0 innings to earn the win vs. Holy Cross (4/24)
• Was named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week after throwing 2.2 hitless-innings, striking out three and picking up the save in Navy's regular-season title-clinching win over Lafayette (5/1)
• Made his collegiate debut vs. Central Michigan (3/13), striking out three in 1.0 inning of work

High School:
• Named first-team all-county as senior at Calvary Christian Academy
• Selected to play in the Broward County Football All-Star Game as a senior
• All-country honoree in soccer
• Helped baseball team to 21-5 record and district championship his senior year
• Attended Palm Beach Community College for one year

• Son of James of Amy

Career Statistics:

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