Cory Spera


Lorton, Va.

High School:
Hayfield Secondary

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195



Cory  Spera


Baseball Lands 20 on Academic Honor Roll

Lafayette matches Bucknell for most nods in league


PARDees Doled Out to Senior Student-Athletes

Class of 2015 celebrates competitive careers at annual awards presentation


Class of 1913 Trophy Male Nominees Unveiled

Five seniors highlight field for Lafayette's top male scholar-athlete


Cory Spera '15 Wins George Wharton Pepper Prize

Award given annually to senior who represents the Lafayette ideal


Schwartz Named P.L. Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Spera, Hudson, Coniglio and Woinski join him on Academic All-Patriot League Team

2014: Patriot League Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year… Academic All-Patriot League Team… Patriot League Academic Honor Roll… Maroon Club Scholar-Athlete of the Year… First Team All-Patriot League Relief Pitcher… Pitched 23.2 innings out of the bullpen and compiled a 3-1 record with a 1.52 earned run average…In the Patriot League, his ERA was second among relievers who made at least 10 appearances out of the bullpen…Was responsible for 16 strikeouts and four walks and his 4:1 strikeout-to-walk ratio was fifth among his conference counterparts…Limited opposing batters to a .235 average, which led Lafayette’s relief pitchers…Earned his first victory of the year at Fairleigh Dickinson with 2.1 perfect innings and two Ks…Collected win number two on March 23 vs. Penn…Took the loss at Holy Cross on March 29, though he fanned three on just two hits and a walk over three innings…Picked up his third win with a two-inning effort against Villanova.

Made 14 appearances out of the bullpen...Allowed one run in 2.1 innings of work at Campbell on March 2...Pitched 3.1 innings of relief, allowing one earned run and striking out two at North Florida on March 16...Struck out a batter and allowed a run in 1.1 innings of work at Penn...Threw 2.0 innings of relief against Lehigh on March 30...Pitched a scoreless 1.1 innings with two strikeouts against Army on April 14...Threw 1.1 innings of scoreless relief at Navy on April 21...Gave up one earned run in 2.1 innings of work at Monmouth on April 24.

Patriot League Academic Honor Roll...Made two appearances totaling 0.2 innings... Struck out one batter...Made his collegiate debut, recording the final two outs while striking out one batter against La Salle on March 27...Appeared in Game 2 against Navy on April 21.

At Hayfield Secondary:Four-year varsity member...National District Pitcher of the Year... Team MVP...Member of a National District Championship team...All-Northern Region... All-district...Northern Region Athletic Honor Roll...Two-year Scholar Athlete Award winner...Led the team in appearances, ERA and strikeouts as a senior...1.90 ERA...Finished with a 9-1 record and one save...Also an all-district basketball player...Member of the National Honor Society as well as the Science, Math and Spanish Honor Societies.