Coach Holowaty: “Drew is an Important part of the team. He has to step up, but he has the ability to do that. He has to control his emotions and if he can he’ll be a very fine baseball player. He has a very quick bat. ”

High School: Four-year member of baseball and football teams…baseball team won conference championships sophomore and junior years and were state runner-ups junior year…academically was named to all-vonference scademic team junior year and was a member of honor roll all four years…in football won state championship in 2008…

PERSONAL: born Drew J. Accomando January 1, 1991…Major: Physical Education…Parents: Teresa and Dennis…Residence: Monroe, CT…

Career Statistics Thru 2011


One thing I would change about Eastern: Hurley open 24 hours

Favorite aspect of my sport: Challenging yourself toward consistency

Personal goal for the season: National Champs

Favorite sport other than my own: Fishing

My favorite moment playing sports: Walk off in longest American Legion game in history

My most disappointed moment playing sports: Tommy John Surgery senior year high school

My most overused phrase: Kid

Biggest rival: The Man in the mirror

Most visited website:

Favorite song: Till I Collapse

Dream job: Yankees’ Strength and Conditioning Coach

If I were a superhero my superpower would be: Fly

Favorite professional or amateur team: Yankees

Last movie I’ve seen: The Town

Favorite musical artist: Eminem

Favorite athlete: Michael Jordan

Most despised professional athlete: David Ortiz

Pet Peeve: Laziness

Words to live by: Be you

In 10 years, I hope that I am not (do not answer “dead”): Hoping that I was somewhere else.

Hardest thing I’ve ever done:  Recover from Tommy John

If you won lotto, what would you do with the money? Buy a monster fishing boat, dock it in the Keys

Favorite subject in school: Anatomy and Physiology

Favorite smell: Mamma’s cooking

If my life could be made into a movie, the title would be: The Real Superman

One thing or person I would bring if I was stranded on a deserted island: Matt Purnell

This is impossible: Perfection

Biggest adjustment to college life: Procrastination

What I will take away from my college experience (in addition to a degree): Live to learn on your own and depend on yourself

If I could change one thing in the world, it would be: Obesity



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