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 Dan Zailskas
Dan Zailskas
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Baseball

Dan Zailskas '69

- A versatile baseball player who played every field position during his collegiate career.

- A three-year varsity player at Boston College.

- As a sophomore, he played a key role in the Eagles advancing to the 1967 College World Series. The following two years, he led the Eagles in hits, home runs, and RBI.

- As a senior, he earned the school's prestigious Francis "Cheese" McCrehan Award for baseball, scholarship, and character.

- A graduate of Croft (Conn.) High School, he signed a professional baseball contract with the Philadelphia Phillies after his graduation from BC. He also served as Assistant Dean of Students for Boston College.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1999.