July 29, 2016
Tagged: Adelphi University

Pitch Perfect, or Almost

News, In The News

by Cari Costa '16

Dillon McNamara ’13 on the mound for the Tampa Yankees (photo courtesy of

New York Yankees farmhand and Panthers baseball alumnus Dillon McNamara ’13 is lighting up the Florida State League.
Serving as the closing pitcher for the Tampa Yankees, McNamara earned his ninth save on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, allowing just one hit in two scoreless innings, according to In 28 appearances this season, he has a 5-2 record, allowing only one run in his past eight innings while recording four saves.
McNamara was drafted in 2013 out of Adelphi’s baseball program, where he earned All-American honors, had a 0.28 ERA and graduated as the Panthers’ single season and all-time saves leader.
Read the full article at

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

Tagged: Adelphi University