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Alex Farina


New Canaan, Conn.

High School:
New Canaan

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 220



Alex  Farina


Two Leopards Pitching in Independent League

Kaufman and Farina playing in Can-Am League this summer


Leopards Face Off in Class A Series

Two Lafayette players meet on the field in Appleton, Wis.


Farina Signs With Milwaukee Brewers

Reliever inks free-agent deal


Bats come alive in loss to Richmond

Leopards crank four home runs in 8-5 defeat


Early Hitting, Late Pitching Leads Baseball Past NC Central

Leopards score eight runs early, bullpen pitches 4 2/3 scoreless innings


Baseball at George Washington

Game 1 - Lafayette 4, GW 2 Game 2 - GW 1, Lafayette 0 (10 inn.)


Lafayette vs. Penn

Photos by Rick Smith

2014: Made 13 relief appearances and one start as a junior, going 1-2 with 20 strikeouts over 23.2 innings...Tied for the team lead with three saves...Made his lone start on February 22 at VMI, but took the loss after surrendering seven runs (six earned) over 4.2 frames...Bounced back in his next outing, sitting down two in 2.1 scoreless innings to pick up the win...Tossed a perfect inning against Buffalo with two Ks...Took a loss in game 1 against Navy on April 13, but bounced back in game 2 with two strikeouts in 1.2 innings to earn the save...Closed out an April 20th win over Bucknell with a perfect inning to notch the save...Fanned a season-high four batters in 2.1 perfect frames against NC Central in his season finale., collecting his third save.

Appeared in 15 games, including nine starts on the mound...Went 1-7 with a 8.31 earned run average in 43.1 innings of work...Struck out 32 batters...Went 4.2 innings allowing two earned runs while striking out four in his start against Maryland Eastern Shore on March 9...Started and pitched 6.0 innings allowing four earned runs and striking out 3 at North Florida on March 15...Pitched two scoreless innings of relief with three strikeouts against Penn on March 27...Got the only batter he faced out in a relief appearance in the second game of a doubleheader against Army on April 14...Worked a scoreless inning of relief at Navy on April 20...Did not allow a run in 0.2 innings of relief at Monmouth on April 24...Started and pitched 4.0 innings allowing two earned runs while striking out five against Rider on May 1...Pitched a scoreless inning of relief with a strikeout at Manhattan on May 4.

Made 14 appearances, including five starts...Went 2-2 with a 3.12 earned run average in 34.2 innings of work...Struck out 19 batters...Worked 1.2 innings in his collegiate debut at VMI on Feb. 24...Allowed just one earned run in four innings of work in his first career start against Yale at the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational on March 13...Got one out in a scoreless appearance in the win at South Florida on March 18...Went 2.1 innings out of the bullpen against Wagner on March 21...Started and ceded two earned runs in four innings against La Salle on March 27...Worked four scoreless innings, striking out four, in a no-decision at Villanova on April 3...Fired 3.2 innings without ceding an earned run in Game 1 at Holy Cross on April 8...Retired the only batter he faced against Villanova on April 11...Recorded his first collegiate win, starting and allowing one earned run in three innings of a "staff game" at LIU-Brooklyn on April 25...Fired 2.2 scoreless innings of relief to notch the win in Game 2 against Bucknell on April 28...Worked 1.2 perfect innings in Game 2 of the Patriot League Tournament Semifinals at Army on May 12.

At New Canaan:Won seven varsity letters between football, baseball and indoor track...All-state and All-FCIAC in both baseball and shotput...CIAC Sportsmanship Award.