32 - Ryan Salvino
Ryan Salvino
Height: 6-3
Weight: 184
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Burr Ridge, Ill.
High School: Nazareth Academy
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R

Coach Farley on Salvino: "Ryan was one of our top pitching recruits. His fastball and curve are both solid pitches, and he continues to refine his change up. He has a good approach on the mound. As he continues to get stronger and shows increased confidence, we think he will be a major contributor on our pitching staff." High School: Two-year letterwinner as a pitcher at Nazareth Academy...earned honorable mention all-area...team's pitcher of the year in 2008...selected to the Elite 90 Team of Illinois...also selected to the Stevenson Showcase and to the Blue vs. Grey Classic...represented the school at the fall all-star game...finished his senior season with 54 strikeouts in 52 innings pitched...helped his team to a 23-10 record and the regional championship in 2007...head coach: Lee Milano...played for the Illinois Sparks summer travel team which won the Northern Illinois Tournament...member of the Honor Roll and all-service team...president of the Hinsdale Hospital Medical Staff Auxiliary Junior Board...Personal: Born Nov. 16, 1989...son of Coleen and Kevin Salvino...biology major.