Bobcats score 10 runs in ninth inning to defeat UNC Asheville
2014: Started in all 34 appearances over the 51 game season...Held a .346 batting average...Posted 46 hits and drove in 16 runs...Hit seven doubles, two triples, two home runs and stole seven bases...Had 12 multiple-hit games and four multiple RBI games... Tied for the longest hitting streak, recording hits in 11 games...Held the second highest reached base streak on the team, at 13...Hit two doubles against Youngstown State on March 26...
Prior to Ohio: Comes to Ohio as the fourth ranked position player and the 13th overall ranked player in the state of Ohio according to PrepBaseballReport.com ... Three-year letterman... 2-Time All Ohio (1st Team 2013, 2nd Team 2012)... 2-Time NOC Player of the Year (2012-13)... News-Herald Player of the Year (2013)... Plain Dealer All-Star (2012-13)... Mizuno OHSCA All-Star (2013)... Was named as the team captain for his senior year... As a junior... Posted a batting average of .540 during his junior campaign en route to earning All-Star Honors by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the News-Herald... His .540 batting was tops among Cleveland area hitters... Helped his squad to the 2012 State Division I Regional I District Championship... In the State Regional Semifinals, he went 4-for-4 with a triple, a double and drove in four RBI... Coached by Don Ramer.
Personal: Born January 12, 1995... Son of Mark and Lisa Longo... Has three siblings - Lee (brother), Jack (brother) and Chelsey (sister)... Older brother Lee is a junior on the Eastern Michigan baseball team... His uncle Dave is an Ohio University alum and competed in both cross country and swimming... Lists his favorite athlete as Josh Hamilton and the Cleveland Browns as his favorite football team.