2001: A First Team All-ACC selection ... Named the ACC Player of the Week (4/23) ... Named the ACC Pitcher of the Week (2/19) ... Led Virginia to a 7-3 upset over #2 seeded Clemson in the ACC Tournament after pitching a complete game by going 9.0 innings and allowing three runs (two earned) on just six hits and four strikeouts (5/16) ... Finished 3-6 with a double, two RBI and a runs scored in Virginia's 13-10 victory over Liberty (3/1) ... Recorded the game-winning hit when he belted a two-run, home run after going 2-4 at the plate with two RBI and a run scored in Virginia's 5-0 shutout over the Miami Hurricanes (4/27) - it was the first time Miami was shutout at home since a 4-0 loss to Texas A&M on May 29, 1995 in the NCAA Regionals ... Gathered his first victory of the season after throwing seven scoreless innings while striking out six batters and allowing only two hits in Virginia's 6-2 victory over Navy (2/18) ... Tied his career-high's for RBI, hits and runs scored after going 4-5 at the plate with four RBI, three runs scored, a triple and a double in Virginia's 15-7 victory over Maryland (4/21) ... Led Virginia to a 4-1 record for the week of April 16-23 and turned in an outstanding performance as a batter, infielder and a pitcher as he finished 13-22 at the plate (.591 batting average) with two home runs, one triple, one double, eight RBI, seven runs scored and three stolen bases ... Pitched a complete game (9.0 innings) and allowed only one run (unearned) on three hits with three strikeouts in Virginia's 6-1 victory over Maryland (4/20) ... Recorded a career-high four hits after going 4-5 at the plate with two home runs, three RBI and two runs scored in Virginia's 9-3 victory over Virginia Tech (4/18) ... Pitched 7.2 innings and recorded a game-high six strikeouts against Penn State (2/25) ... Pitched 7.0 innings and allowed only one run on three hits with two strikeouts in Virginia's 14-5 victory over Duke (3/18) ... Pitched 8.0 innings and allowed only two runs on seven hits with five strikeouts in Virginia's 2-1 loss to Florida State (3/11) ... Finished 3-5 at the plate and scored two runs against James Madison (4/17) ... Went 3-4 with a career-high four RBI to go along with three runs scored and a home run against Duke (3/17) ... Finished 2-4 at the plate with an RBI, run and a double against the Miami Hurricanes (4/29) ... Went 2-3 at the plate with a home run and tied a career-high with four RBI against George Mason (4/25) ... Finished 2-3 at the plate with two RBI, two runs scored and a home run in Virginia's 12-2 victory over UNC-Greensboro (3/14) ... Went 2-3 at the plate with two RBI and a run scored in Virginia's 10-2 victory over N.C. State (3/24) ... Hit his fifth home run of the year and finished 2-3 at the plate with three RBI and a run scored against Wake Forest (4/6) ... Recorded the game-winning hit after going 2-5 at the plate with two RBI, including a two-out, RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning to score teammate Eric Christensen in Virginia's 8-7 victory over N.C. State (3/23) ... Finished 2-4 at the plate with two RBI, two runs scored and a double against Wake Forest (4/7) ... Went 2-4 with three RBI along with a run scored and a double in Virginia's 13-9 victory over George Mason (3/19) ... Finished 2-4 at the plate with a run scored against Liberty (4/10) ... Threw 8.0 innings and allowed only two earned runs against Wake Forest (4/8) ... Pitched 7.1 innings and recorded five strikeouts against N.C. State (3/25) ... Went 1-3 at the plate with an RBI and a run scored in Virginia's 15-4 victory over Penn State (2/24) ... Finished 1-3 with a run scored and an RBI, the result of a solo home run against Florida State (3/10) ... Threw 8.0 innings and and struck out two batters against North Carolina (4/14) ... Went 1-4 with a RBI and a run in game one, and 1-4 at the plate in game two of a doubleheader with Seton Hall (3/3) ... Finished 1-4 at the plate with a double at VCU (2/28).
2000: Stepped into UVa's pitching rotation after recording some infield duty and became one of the Cavaliers' top pitchers ... Appeared in 25 total games ... Pitched Virginia's only nine-inning complete game of the season when he gathered his fourth victory of the year in UVa's 8-3 victory over Wake Forest in the third round of the ACC Tournament (5/19) ... Recorded a career-high six strikeouts against Wake Forest in the ACC Tournament (5/19) ... Finished with a season-best two hits after going 2-3 at the plate in Virginia's contest with James Madison on March 8th ... Recorded his second win of the season after pitching a shutout through 6.0 innings after allowing only two hits in Virginia's 1-0 victory over UNC-Greensboro (4/26) ... Improved his pitching record to 3-0 after posting a win against Maryland (4/30) after pitching 5.1 innings and allowing only one run (unearned) on three hits in UVa's 9-5 victory ... Recorded his first career pitching start and victory when he threw 4.2 innings against Richmond (3-29) where he allowed only one hit and struck out three batters ... Pitched three scoreless innings and recorded three strikeouts to earn his first career save as a pitcher in Virginia's 11-0 shutout victory over #6 ranked Clemson (5/14) ... Went 1-1 and scored a run (2/12) and 1-4 with a run and an RBI (2/13) against LSU in UVa's season opening series with the Tigers ... Started at second base and finished 1-5 at the plate with two RBI and one run in Virginia's home-opener against Old Dominion (2/16) ... Made his first pitching appearance of his career at Virginia when threw 1.1 innings of relief against Wake Forest (3/24) ... Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings against Richmond (4/4) and 2.0 scoreless innings of relief against James Madison (4/22).
1999: Enjoyed a career-long four-game hitting streak, during which time he was 6-for-13 with three runs, three RBI, a double and a home run ... Got first-career hit, a double, Jan. 30 against Auburn ... Posted UVa's second pinch-hit home run of the season April 10 at Wake Forest, a three-run shot to left field ... Went 4-for-7 with a run scored in two games against Virginia Tech ... Had back-to-back two-hit games in final two contests of a three-game series at Clemson, going 2-for-4 with a career-high two runs scored and a home run in the night cap of a May 1 doubleheader, and 2-for-4 with a run, two RBI and a double the following afternoon ... Went 2-for-4 with career-high tying two runs scored and an RBI May 16 against James Madison.
Prep & Personal: Four-year letterman at Loudoun Valley ... Played shortstop and third base for head coach Wayne Todd ... Named first-team all-state, all-region, all-district and Washington Post all-metro as a senior ... Also named region and district Player of the Year in 1998 ... First-team all-district and second-team all-region selection as a junior ... Second-team all-district honoree as a sophomore ... Grandfather Bob Samia played first base for the New York Giants ... Born Oct. 27, 1980 in Leesburg, Va.