The former Light Blue slugger will head to Tampa Bay, Florida, where he will join the Gulf Coast Yankees.
The three Light Blue players chosen in Wednesday's draft mark a new program high.
After splitting their first two games against the Hurricanes, the Lions dropped the rubbermatch 21-3, ending the team’s monumental season.
The Lions topped the Panthers, 4-3, before defeating No. 6 Miami, 3-0, forcing a final game Monday against the Hurricanes to determine which team moves on.
After topping East Carolina Friday, the Lions fell the Hurricanes, 8-3, in Florida.
In the bottom of the sixth inning, with two outs and the bases full of East Carolina base runners, first baseman Nick Maguire made what might be Columbia’s defensive play of the year.
The Lions, coming off their best season in program history, face East Carolina in the opening match-up. Miami (Florida) and FIU make up the remainder of the regional field. Two of these teams will advance to the Super Regional.
The Lions made history Saturday, sweeping the Hawks in the team's final tuneup before regionals.
Joe Falcone graduates with three-straight Ivy baseball titles, with a colorful past and a dangerous bat to match.
The Light Blue topped Dartmouth, 10-7, in the third game of the Ivy League Championship Series, ensuring the title stays in Morningside Heights.