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Joe Koshansky
Joe Koshansky

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fairfax, Va.

High School:
Chantilly

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 225

Position:
LHP/1B

Birthdate:
05/26/1982

Experience:
3L



2003: Named First Team All-ACC ... Selected to the ACC All-Tournament Team ... Named to the CollegeBaseballInsider.com All-America Team as an Honorable Mention choice ... Selected to the Virginia College Sports Information Directors (VaSID) All-State Team as an Honorable Mention choice ... Went 3-for-4 at the plate and scored five runs to go along with two RBI and hit a walk-off home run (ninth HR of the season) in Virginia's 12-11 victory over Wake Forest in the ACC Tournament (5/23) ... Notched his seventh win of the year, pitching 6.1 innings and allowing three runs (one earned) on four hits while striking out two batters and went 3-for-5 at the plate with his fifth home run of the season to record three RBI, a double and one run scored in Virginia's 6-4 win over Wake Forest (4/27) after going 2-for-4 with two runs and a double in UVa's 13-2 win against the Demon Deacons (4/26) ... Struck out a season-high 11 batters after pitching a season-high 8.0 innings and allowed just one run (unearned) on only two hits against #17 Georgia Tech (5/11) ... Recorded his sixth win of the season, pitching 6.0 innings and allowing three runs (two earned) on five hits while striking out seven batters and finished 2-for-2 with a home run, a double, one RBI and two runs in Virginia's 8-3 victory over #14 N.C. State (4/20) ... Picked up his fifth win of the season by pitching 6.0 innings and allowing two runs (one earned) on four hits while striking out a game-high six batters and went 1-for-3 with two RBI and one run in UVa's 17-2 victory over #12 Miami (4/13) ... Finished 1-for-1 with a home run and recorded his fourth win of the season after pitching 8.0 scoreless innings and allowed only four hits while striking out nine batters in Virginia's 3-0 win against Liberty (4/2) ... Went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and one run in UVa's 4-2 victory over Maryland (3/29) after going 3-for-4 with a triple and two runs scored in Virginia's 6-0 win over Maryland (3/28) ... Notched his third win, pitching 7.0 innings and allowing three runs on six hits while striking out five batters in Virginia's 5-4 victory against James Madison (3/26) ... Finished 3-for-5 with one RBI, one double and one run in UVa's 13-1 win over Duke (3/21) ... Went 3-for-4 with one RBI and one run in Virginia's 6-0 win over William & Mary (3/19) ... Picked up his second win of the season by pitching 6.0 innings, allowing two runs on seven hits while striking out five batters and also went 1-for-1 with a triple and two RBI in UVa's 14-6 win over #25 UNC-Greensboro (3/12) ... Finished 2-for-2 with one RBI, a double, a triple and one run in Virginia's 3-2 victory over Charlotte (3/7) ... Recorded his first win of the season by pitching 6.0 innings, allowing one unearned run on three hits while striking out three batters in Virginia's 12-1 victory over Navy (3/5) ... Finished 2-for-4 with two RBI and scored the game-winning run in UVa's 3-2 victory against JMU (3/4) ... Started and pitched 3.1 innings in Virginia's season-opener against #20 Auburn and went 1-for-3 and scored three runs against #20 Auburn (2/14).

2002: Pitched 7.2 innings, allowing only four hits and one earned run while striking out nine against #10 Georgia Tech (4/27) ... Pitched 8.0 innings, allowing seven hits and only one run with five strikeouts while earning a win in UVa's 5-1 win over Radford (3/6) ... Hit Virginia's first home run of the season and tallied two RBI in UVa's 10-3 victory over Bucknell (2/16) ... Pitched four scoreless innings and recorded a save, allowing only two hits in Virginia's 8-0 win over Bucknell (2/17) ... Finished 2-for-4 with two doubles and one run against Western Carolina (2/23) ... Pitched 4.1 innings, allowing five hits and six runs against VCU (2/26) ... Pitched six innings, allowing five hits and two runs while striking out two batters against Old Dominion (3/14) ... Earned a save by pitching 3.0 innings and allowing only one earned run, striking out three in Virginia's 9-5 win over Duke (3/24) ... Pitched 4.0 innings at Maryland, striking out three batters (4/6) ... Finished 1-for-2 with one run scored and one RBI against UNC-Greensboro (4/20) ... Pitched 7.0 innings, allowing only three earned runs and struck out three batters while earning the victory in Virginia's 14-5 win over George Mason (4/22).

2001: Made his first appearance in a UVa uniform when he started and pitched 7.0 innings and recorded seven strikeouts in Virginia's 10-3 victory over Navy (2/17) ... Pitched the first complete game of his college career after throwing 9.0 innings and allowed one run (unearned) on seven hits with four strikeouts in UVa's 2-1 victory over Seton Hall (3/3) ... Recorded his first collegiate ACC victory after pitching 7.1 innings and allowed just two runs on 10 hits with a game-high five strikeouts in Virginia's 10-2 victory over N.C. State (3/24) ... Pitched a complete game (9.0 innings) and allowed only three runs with three strikeouts in UVa's 9-3 victory over Virginia Tech (4/18) ... Recorded his first collegiate hit by going 1-for-2 at the plate in Virginia's 9-1 victory over Navy (2/17) ... posted his first collegiate RBI against VCU (2/28) ... Started and pitched 5.1 innings and recorded four strikeouts against #3 Georgia Tech (3/31) ... Started and went 6.0 innings and recorded a game-high five strikeouts against Wake Forest (4/7) ... Started and pitched 6.1 innings and recorded four strikeouts against North Carolina (4/13) ... Allowing only one run on eight hits with four strikeouts in Virginia's 6-5 victory over Penn State (2/24).

Prep & Personal: Played pitcher/1B at Chantilly (1997-2000) ... Two-time Concorde District Player of the Year and Northern Region Player of the Year (`99-'00) ... Winner of Chantilly baseball MVP two years in a row in 1999 and 2000 ... Named a Virginia State All-Star in 2000 ... Selected Second Team All-State (Virginia) in 1999 ... Named honorable mention as a USA Today Virginia All-American ... First Team Washington Post All-Metro in 2000 and was an honorable mention in 1999 ... Son of Joe and Debbie Koshansky ... Born May 26, 1982 in Shreveport, La.

Koshansky's Career Batting Statistics

Year Avg. G-GS AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR TB SB-A BB K
2001 .133 10-5 15 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 0-0 6 7
2002 .156 26-10 45 8 7 5 2 0 1 12 0-0 6 24
2003 .320 51-51 178 43 57 36 10 3 9 100 2-4 35 49
Career .277 87-66 238 53 66 42 12 3 10 114 2-4 47 80

Koshansky's Career Pitching Statistics

Year ERA G-GS W-L SV CG-SO IP H R ER BB K HB WP Avg
2001 5.68 14-14 4-6 0 2-0 84.0 116 64 53 24 47 7 5 .339
2002 5.94 13-11 2-5 2 0-0 72.2 95 55 48 23 48 4 2 .320
2003 2.31 9-9 7-2 0 0-0 58.1 43 23 15 19 54 1 0 .206
Career 4.66 36-34 13-13 2 2-0 215 254 142 116 66 149 12 7 .299