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  Neal McCarthy
Neal McCarthy
Player Profile
Warwick, R.I.

High School:
Bishop Hendricken

Last College:
Providence College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180



Neal McCarthy, born March 21, 1979 Played for the 2000 Cape Cod summer League's Wareham Gateman, where he hit .231 (18-for-78) in 12 at bats, hit .250 with men in scoring position and two outs.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Named to the All-BIG EAST second team as an outfielder earned BIG EAST Academic All-Star team honors for the second-consecutive season hit 52-for-169 (.308) with 30 RBIs on the season powered 15 multiple-hit and seven multiple-RBI games finished ninth in the BIG EAST conference in stolen bases for all games with 16 (first on the BC squad) in conference games, Neal hit .350 (28-for-80) with 16 RBIs drove in three runs in two games (Stonehill, Georgetown) .. hit a triple vs. Monmouth and Villanova his RBI-triple vs. the Wildcats in the top of the ninth plated the game-winning run in BC's 7-6 triumph in the Eagles' final at bat, Neal singled in the winning run to lift BC 6-5 over Brown (April 6) went 4-for-8 in two games vs. Seton Hall (April 15), scored the game-winning run after leading off the 11th inning with a double to give BC the 9-8 triumph over the Pirates was 4-for-8 in two, three-game conference series against both Villanova and Notre Dame singled up the middle against the Red Sox, stole second and scored on Durkin's double to give BC a 1-0 lead in the first.

AT PROVIDENCE: Received first team freshman All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball and Baseball America earned All-BIG EAST Rookie Team honors on the verge of extinction in the NCAA regionals, he hit a dramatic two-out home run in the bottom of the 10th to give PC the 9-8 victory over Jacksonville, he was subsequently named to the NCAA's All-Regional Team (Tallahassee) earned All-New England second team accolades batted .376 en route to breaking the school's freshman records for home runs (17), doubles (22), RBIs (69) and slugging percentage (.729) made academic dean's list in addition to the conference's academic all-star list.

AT BISHOP HENDRICKEN: Four-time all-state, all-city and all-division selection his senior season, named Gatorade and USA Today state player of the year after batting .600 with 10 home runs also named Bishop Hendricken and Warwick's athlete of the year.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences as a sociology major a four-year varsity starter in soccer, McCarthy merited all-state honors his senior year, and all-division and all-city accolades for two years Neal is the younger child of Ruth and Robert McCarthy's two sons.

* All-BIG EAST Second Team honors (2000)

* Freshman All-American by Baseball America and Collegiate Baseball

* All-BIG EAST Rookie Team (1999)

* NCAA All-Regional Team (1999)

* All-New England Second Team (1999)

Neal McCarthy's Hitting Stats


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