Nick Cicio

Nick Cicio


Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Perry Hall

Last College:
CCBC Catonsville

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 170



Knights in the Pros: April Update

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Knights in the Pros: July Update

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Knights in the Pros: June Update

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-One of UCF's go-to guys from the pen, making a team-high 28 appearances with one start
-Completed his senior year with a 4-3 record, four saves, a 2.23 ERA and a .234 opponents batting average
-Fanned 56 on strikes in 60.2 innings
-Never surrendered more than two earned runs in a game
-Kept both righties and lefties to a .235 batting average or lower
-Also held opponents to a .203 average with two outs
-In his final game in a UCF uniform, struck out six and only gave up one unearned run in a season-high 5.0 innings against Alabama in the NCAA Regionals (6/5)
-Got the win with 1.1 innings vs. B-CU in the NCAA Regionals (6/4)
-Earned the victory with 3.0 innings of one-hit ball, striking out two to defeat UAB in the C-USA Championship (5/26)
-Fanned two on strikes in 1.2 scoreless innings vs. Marshall (5/21)
-In UCF's 9-0, 10-inning win at UAB (5/14), worked the final 3.2 innings, striking out two and giving up just two hits to grab the victory
-Retired both batters he faced with a strikeout vs. B-CU (5/11)
-Struck out one in a perfect ninth at USF (5/3)
-Picked up the save by tossing the final 3.0 innings at Memphis (4/23), striking out three
-Against Florida (4/20), pitched 2.0 perfect frames in the sixth and seventh
-Tossed the final 1.2 innings of the FAU game (4/12), giving up just one hit and striking out one
-Mastered Florida (4/5) in 2.0 innings, giving up just one hit and striking out one
-Struck out three in 2.1 scoreless frames vs. Stetson (3/29)
-Had a scoreless inning of relief at Rice (3/27)
-Dominated Columbia (3/18), going 3.0-hitless innings with three strikeouts for the save
-Struck out the side in the ninth inning vs. USF (3/15)
-Struck out five with no walks in 2.0 innings vs. Wagner (3/11)
-Allowed just one baserunner while striking out two in a 3.0-inning save vs. Dartmouth (3/4)
-Earned the win by tossing 3.0 scoreless innings at South Alabama (2/25), striking out five
-Worked the final 3.0 innings, allowing just one hit, no runs, not walking a batter and striking out five for the save vs. Siena (2/18)

-Posted several impressive outings during the year in 18 appearances and nine starts
-Went 4-3 with a 5.64 ERA and a complete game, striking out a team-high 56 in 59.0 innings
-Held opponents to a .254 average, including a .217 mark with runners on base
-Worked a complete-game three-hitter in a 7.0-inning win vs. East Carolina (5/16)
-In that victory over the Pirates, the lefty struck out four and allowed just one run as it was the first CG and first three-hitter by a Knight since 2008
-Flawless in 2.0 innings of relief at JU (5/12), not giving up a hit and striking out two
-Needed just 53 pitches to get through the first six innings, but did not get run support at Marshall (4/25)
-Grabbed the win thanks to four strikeouts in 2.1 innings at USF (4/6)
-Struck out two in 2.0 scoreless relief innings at B-CU (3/31)
-Earned the win over Presbyterian (3/20), striking out 11 in 7.0 scoreless innings with just three hits against
-Struck out eight in 5.2 innings to earn the win over Hartford (3/14)
-Collected five strikeouts in 5.0 relief innings against Central Michigan (3/5)
-Fanned five in 4.0 innings of work against Siena (2/28)
-Sat down three on strikes in 4.1 innings as the starter vs. Savannah State (2/21)

Prior to UCF
-Spent two years at The Community College of Baltimore County Catonsville with coach Dan Blue
-Was the MVP in the Cal Ripken, Sr. League All-Star Game in the summer of 2009
-Named a 2009 NJCAA Division II First Team All-American after going 8-1 with a 1.40 ERA and 78 strikeouts in 77.0 innings
-Held a WHIP of 0.88 and opposing hitters went .206 off of him in 2009
-Selected to the All-Maryland JUCO First Team and was the CCBC Catonsville Male Athlete of the Year as a sophomore
-Was 5-1 while finishing freshman year with a 2.74 ERA and 25 strikeouts in 46.0 innings
-Attended Perry Hall Christian School and played for coach John Simon, where the squad won back-to-back league championships during his junior and senior years
-Earned the offense's MVP award his final two seasons
-Also lettered in basketball and soccer in high school

-Born April 9, 1989
-Son of Ron and Margie Cicio
-Father played baseball, tennis and basketball at Miami Christian College
-Has two brothers, Matthew and Christopher, and one sister, Danielle
-Majoring in interdisciplinary studies with a minor in health science

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