AT NOTRE DAME (2012-PRESENT): One-year monogram winner ... missed the 2013 season after surgery on right elbow … continued to work back from injury in 2014 … competitive, hardworking player that has shown perseverance throughout recovery.
HONORS & AWARDS: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014).
JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Made four appearances as a relief pitcher for the Irish in first action back after right elbow surgery as a sophomore … pitched four innings, allowing four runs on eight hits … struck out four batters on the year … made first appearance of the season in game two at No. 24 Florida Atlantic (Feb. 15) going two innings and striking out three batters … went back-to-back appearances without surrendering a run against Incarnate Word (Feb. 22) and Wake Forest (March 30) … pitched a third of an inning at No. 1 Florida State (April 6) … named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Did not pitch during sophomore campaign as he recovered from right elbow surgery.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Made seven appearances (two starts) ... went 0-1 with a 9.00 ERA ... allowed 15 hits in 11.0 innings of work as opposing batters hit .341 ... struck out nine and walked nine ... inherited four base runners upon entering the game and allowed three to score ... walked a pair, hit a batter and allowed an earned run in his collegiate debut against Illinois (Feb. 17), but rebounded with three consecutive scoreless relief outings (Hofstra-2 on Feb. 25; at Texas State on March 2 and Eastern Michigan on March 20) ... struck out six in first career start against Western Michigan (April 11) ... struggled with command in final outing of the season against Valparaiso on May 2 (3.2 IP, 5 H, 4 ER, 4 BB) … earned a monogram.
PREP & PERSONAL: Three-year letterwinner at Manalapan H.S. in Manalapan, New Jersey ... finished Manalapan career with a 19-2 record ... went 5-0 with a 1.55 ERA in 2011 ... named first team all-division in baseball in 2011 ... first team all-district in basketball in 2011 ... named first team all-State Group 4, first team all-Shore and Monmouth County Player of the Year in 2010 ... chosen A-North Division Pitcher of the Year, first team all-district, first team all-A-North Division in 2010 ... went 9-0 with 1.29 ERA in 2010 ... allowed only two extra base hits all season ... named to the Carpenter Cup Shore All-Star Team ... 2010 Manalapan High School Pitcher of the Year ... named 2010 Perfect Game Pitcher of the Tournament - Northeast Qualifier ... named 2009 first team all-district in baseball ... went 5-2 with a 2.22 ERA ... full name is Kyle Austin Rubbinaccio ... son of Robert and Marjorie Rubbinaccio ... has two brothers, Robby and Eric ... enrolled in Mendoza College of Business as a marketing major.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF (As Of May 17, 2014)**