May 26, 2011

Phelan, Bohonan and Curtis Named All Region; Bohonan and Butler Win Gold Gloves

Phelan, Bohonan and Curtis Named All Region; Bohonan and Butler Win Gold Gloves


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State baseball team had three players named to the ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team and two receive the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Award. Junior pitcher Chris Phelan (Patchogue, N.Y.) was named First Team All-Region, while sophomore right fielder Terrence Bohonan (Patchogue, N.Y.) and senior first baseman Kevin Curtis (Riverhead, N.Y.) received Third Team honors. Bohonan and senior catcher Thomas Butler (Islip, N.Y.) were Gold Glove recipients.

Phelan led the Rams with a 7-3 record and an impressive 1.93 earned run average in 11 starts this season. He pitched a team-high 84 innings and set a school record with 78 strikeouts in a season. Phelan led the Skyline Conference in ERA, strikeouts, wins and innings pitched. He was named Second Team All-Conference and now holds Farmingdale State career records for wins (18) and strikeouts (183).

Bohonan batted .342 in 42 games played this year. He led the team with 50 hits and 32 runs batted in and was second with 24 runs scored. Bohonan held a .408 on base percentage and was a First Team All-Skyline Conference selection. He earned his first ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Award after committing only one error this season and holding a .989 fielding percentage from his outfield position. In 73 games played at Farmingdale State, Terrence has committed only two errors. 

Curtis, a First-Team All-Conference selection and the Skyline Tournament MVP, held a team-high .361 batting average this season. Curtis had 44 hits, 27 RBI, 23 runs scored and a team-leading 60 total bases. He held a .492 slugging percentage and a .426 on base percentage. Curtis leaves Farmingdale State as the all-time leader in hits (161), runs batted in (115), total bases (120) and games played (145). He was also named the Farmingdale State College Male Co-Athlete of the Year.

Butler earned the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Award in his only season as a member of the Rams. He started 22 games behind the plate and threw out 13 runners attempting to steal, which is a Farmingdale single season record. Butler held a .983 fielding percentage from his catching position.

 

First Team

 
 

POS

PLAYER

SCHOOL

YR

DH

Steve Just

University of Rochester

SR

C

Leo Fusilli

St. John Fisher College

SR

1B

Steven Karnyski

St. John Fisher College

JR

2B

Matt Keller

Ithaca College

JR

3B

David Kinney

Clarkson

JR

SS

John Adornetto

Cortland State

SO

OF

Rob Rubenstein

Skidmore College

SR

OF

Art Levenson

Rensselaer

JR

OF

Teagen Barressi

Ithaca College

JR

OF

Prateek Thaman

St. Joseph's College

JR

UT/P

Zack Rudman

Skidmore College

JR

P

Mike Mahay

Cortland State

SR

P

Aaron Schuldt

Cortland State

JR

P

Chris Phelan

Farmingdale State

JR

P

Kyle Smith

Brockport

SR

 
 

Second Team

 
 

POS

PLAYER

SCHOOL

YR

DH

Josef Schaetzle

College of Old Westbury

SR

C

Bryan Moreno

College of Staten Island

SO

1B

Trevor Wolf

Ithaca

SR

1B

Melvin Simmons

College of Old Westbury

SR

2B

Matt June

Cortland State

SO

SS

Kevin Knack

Oneonta

JR

SS

Ed Hughes

RIT

SR

OF

Austin Groves

Purchase

SR

OF

Kyle Lavigne

Rensselaer

JR

OF

Justin Smith

RIT

SR

UT

Jake Coleman

Brockport

SO

P

Justin D'Amato

St. John Fisher College

FR

P

Nick Laracuente

Skidmore College

SR

P

Dan Duval

Rensselaer

JR

P

Scott Hartling

Cortland State

SR

Third Team

 
 
 

POS

PLAYER

SCHOOL

YR

DH

Brett Zaziski

Vassar

FR

DH

Corey Booth

Brockport

JR

C

Dennis Ackermann

Steven's Institute of Technology

SR

1B

Kevin Curtis

Farmingdale State

SR

1B

Wilmer Chavez

John Jay College

SR

2B

Dennis Nover

St. Joseph's College

JR

2B

Ben Bostick

St. John Fisher College

SO

SS

John Leclair

SUNYIT

SO

OF

Alex Caghan

Rochester

JR

OF

Rich Pecoraro

St. Joseph's College

JR

OF

Danny Roeser

SUNY Plattsburgh

SR

OF

Alvin Mata

Baruch

JR

OF

Terrence Bohonan

Farmingdale State

SO

OF

James Labartino

Mt. St. Vincent's College

SR

OF

Zach Graczyk

Cortland State

SO

OF

Jon Messina

Fredonia State

SR

UT/P

Pat Gale

College of Staten Island

SR

P

Mike Cieszko

Rensselaer

SR

P

Mike Assmann

Cortland State

SR

P

Josh Herzenberg

Oneonta

JR

 
 

2011 ABCA/RAWLINGS GOLD GLOVE AWARD

 

POS

PLAYER

SCHOOL

YR

C

Thomas Butler

Farmingdale State

SR

1B

Trevor Wolf

Ithaca

SR

2B

Matt June

Cortland State

JR

SS

Dennis Lopez

John Jay College

SO

OF

Brian Hannigan

St. Joseph's College

SO

OF

Ross Langevin

St. John Fisher College

SR

OF

Terrence Bohonan

Farmingdale State

SO

P

Tyler Green

SUNY Plattsburgh

JR

 

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