As a Sophomore:
Started in 52 of the 53 games he appeared in…Hit .283 (53-187) with a team high four home runs, 11 doubles, 19 runs scored, and a team leading 36 RBI…Became the first Quinnipiac player to drive in seven runs in a game since Jeff Mainetti had seven RBI's against Fairleigh Dickinson on Mar. 26, 2013...Had three straight multiple hit games totaling seven hits in a three game series against Richmond on Mar. 9-10… Was the first Quinnipiac player to appear in the NEIBA All-Star Game since Kyle Nisson played in 2011...Had two hits against Akron on March 16…Recorded three hits against Monmouth on March 23…Had two singles and a double against Sacred Heart on April 6...Hit two home runs and drove in four against Hartford on April 16…Donaghue's two-homer game was the first at Quinnipiac since Chris Migani did it against Wagner on Apr. 21, 2011. In addition, it was the first time since Apr. 6, 2007 that Quinnipiac hit back-to-back home runs in a game. On that date, Peter Kummerfeldt and Wilson Matos connected to lead-off the fourth inning before Randy Gress and Jeff Mainetti went back-to-back in the sixth in a 15-1 win against Fairleigh Dickinson...Had four hits including two doubles and two RBI against Notre Dame on April 20…Recorded two hits and scored two runs against Wagner on April 27… Had two hits, one home run, and three RBI against UMASS on May 1…Recorded two hits, a grand slam, scored two runs, and had seven RBI against Central Connecticut on May 10… Had two hits and scored two runs against Central Connecticut on May 12.
As a Freshman:
Appeared in and started 47 games…Hit .221 (34-154), with two HRs, 22 RBI, and 23 runs scored…Recorded seven doubles, a triple, and a HR on the year…Scored his first collegiate run in the second inning of a loss to Fordham on Mar. 2…Had his first collegiate hit on a double in the second inning of a loss to Richmond on Mar. 10…Drove in his first collegiate run in the ninth inning of a loss to Richmond on Mar. 11…Scored three runs, walked and doubled in a two-game series with William & Mary on Mar. 13/14…Had eight hits, two walks and a run scored in a weekend series with Wagner on Mar. 16-18…Scored three times and reached base three times against Fairleigh Dickinson on Mar. 23…Doubled, scored, and drove in two runs in a loss to Fairfield on Mar. 27…Singled, doubled, and homered against Connecticut on Apr. 9 while driving in and scoring two runs each…Drove in 11 runs in six games in a span from Apr. 9 to Apr. 15…Had a two-RBI HR in the third inning of a 13-4 win over Long Island on May 6.
Three-year letterwinner at Marlboro (N.J.) High School…Compiled a .430 batting average with 27 hits, three home runs, and 15 RBI his senior season…Received Second Team All Shore Conference, First Team All Monmouth County, and First Team All Freehold Regional High School District honors for his senior campaign…Selected to Jersey Shore Carpenter Cup team in 2011…Played for Baseball U Prospects travel team...Helped Baseball U Prospects place tied for 5th in Perfect Game WWBA Baseball National Championships.
Son of Hugh and Donna Donaghue…Has two brothers, Chris and Sean…Joins high school teammate Matthew Lorenzetti on the 2012 Quinnipiac baseball team…Undecided major…Born in Secaucus, N.J.
Career Stats (Updated Jan. 23, 2014)