40   Giancarlo Brugnoni
Giancarlo Brugnoni


Grosse Pointe, Mich.

High School:
De La Salle

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 232




Brugnoni Named GLIAC Baseball Player of the Week

Senior first baseman earns his second POTW honor of the season


Lakers Drop Series Finale to Walsh

Walsh uses a seven-run seventh inning to come from behind for the victory


Brugnoni's Big Day Leads Lakers to Sweep of Walsh

Win streak reaches a season-high seven games


Lakers Roll Cardinals in 4-0, 13-1 Sweep

GVSU outhits the Cardinals 26-9, posts sixth shutout of the season


GVSU Hits On All Cylinders in 10-0 Win Over ODU

Nietfeldt throws four-hit shutout, Nadratowski drives in four


Laker Senior Smashed 33rd Home Run on Sunday

GVSU senior Giancarlo Brugnoni hit a two-run homer in the Lakers' 12-6 win at Southern Indiana on Sunday, setting the Laker career record with his 33rd roundtripper


Interview With Head Coach Jamie Detillion

GVSU head baseball coach Jamie Detillion - along with players Giancarlo Brugnoni, Anthony Campanella, and Kevin Zak - preview the team's 2013 season


Steve Lyon, Steve Anderson, and Giancarlo Brugnoni talk about GVSU's 11th straight trip to the NCAA Tournament

GVSU head coach Steve Lyon, outfielder Steve Anderson, and first baseman Giancarlo Brugnoni talk about the team's recent GLIAC Tournament championship and the upcoming NCAA Midwest Regional Tournament


On hitting four home runs in four consecutive at-bats against Tiffin on Apr. 14

Sophomore Giancarlo Brugnoni talks about his incredible stretch of four homers in four straight at-bats in a doubleheader sweep of Tiffin on Apr. 14


Baseball vs. SVSU


GVSU vs Tampa (College World Series - May 31, 2013)

GVSU vs Tampa (College World Series - May 31, 2013)


GVSU vs Tampa (College World Series - May 30, 2013)

GVSU vs Tampa (College World Series - May 30, 2013)


GVSU vs Minnesota State (College World Series - May 25, 2013)

GVSU vs Minnesota State (College World Series - May 25, 2013)


Baseball vs. Ashand

2013: NCBWA Honorable Mention All-American...ABCA First Team All-Midwest Region...NCBWA First Team All-Midwest Region...Daktronics Second Team All-Midwest Region...Second Team All-GLIAC...Midwest Region All-Tournament Team...GLIAC All-Tournament Team...Started all 57 games...Hit .321 with 47 runs, 59 hits, 15 doubles, 13 home runs, 55 RBI, six stolen bases and slugged .636...Led the team in slugging (.636), RBI (55), triples (2), home runs (13), total bases (117) and walks (27)...Led the team with 12 multi-RBI games and had 16 multi-hit games...Ended the season with 32 career home runs, tied for the GVSU all-time record...Tied a GVSU single-game record with seven RBI against Charleston (3/9), when he went 3-for-4 with three runs, two home runs and seven RBI...Began the year on a seven-game hitting streak and hit safely in eight of the first nine games...Hit .484 with 12 runs, 15 hits, five home runs and 20 RBI with a 1.161 slugging percentage in the first nine games of the year on the Florida Spring Break trip...Named to GLIAC All-Tournament Team after hitting .444 with five runs, one home run, five RBI and a .722 slugging percentage...Named to Midwest Region All-Tournament Team after hitting .353 with four runs, three doubles, a home run, four RBI and a .706 slugging percentage...Ended the season on a 16-game reached base streak...Had two games in which he hit two home runs (3/9 vs Charleston; 4/21 vs Lake Erie)...Went 1-for-1 with two runs, two RBI, a double and three walks against Franklin Pierce (5/29) in the College World Series.

2012: ABCA and Daktronics First Team All-Midwest Region...NCBWA Second Team All-Midwest Region...GLIAC Tournament MVP...First Team All-GLIAC...Played in 56 games (55 starts)...Hit .339 with 41 runs, 60 hits, 48 RBI, 116 total bases and had a .441 on-base percentage...Led the team with 15 home runs and a .655 slugging percentage...His 15 home runs was the second most in a single season in GVSU history...Had 16 multi-hit games and 10 multi-RBI games...Tied an NCAA Division II record with four home runs in four straight at-bats during a doubleheader against Tiffin (4/14)...Went 3-for-3 with three runs, five RBI, two home runs and a triple in game one, then went 2-for-3 with two runs, three RBI and two home runs in game two...Went 2-for-4 with two runs, three RBI and two home runs at Saginaw Valley (4/7)...Went 2-for-3 with two runs, six RBI and a grand slam against Wayne State (5/12) in the GLIAC Championship game.

2011: Second Team All-GLIAC...Played in 47 games (36 starts)...Hit .349 with 35 runs, 45 hits, three home runs and 30 RBI while tallying a .450 slugging percentage... Was third on the team in sacrifice flies (5)...Had 14 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games including a five RBI performance...Had GVSU's only multi-HR game when he hit a three-run homer and a solo homer in back-to-back at bat's against Tiffin (4/17).

2010: Medical redshirt...Played in 10 games...Hit one home run and drove in two runs.

High School: Prepped at Warren De La Salle High School...Played for Brian Kelly...Led Pilots to 2009 State Championship...Earned Catholic All-League honors as a senior...Hit .411 with 44 hits, 37 runs scored, 54 RBI, 14 home runs, eight doubles and a triple as a senior...Named to the 2009 National High School Baseball Coaches Association All District First Team...Missed nearly all of sophomore and junior years due to injury.

Personal: Son of Raffael and Rosanne Brugnoni...Biology major.

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