Seelinger and Rice Garner ECAC All-Star Awards

Seelinger and Rice Garner ECAC All-Star Awards

Danbury, Conn. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced its 2017 Division III Metro Baseball Awards and All-ECAC selections.

Senior pitcher Matt Seelinger (Westbury, N.Y.) earned All-ECAC First Team honors, while freshman outfielder Vincent Rice (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) was named All-ECAC Honorable Mention.

Seelinger led the FSC pitching staff with a 4-1 record in 11 appearances and 51.2 innings pitched this season. He ranked in the top-20 nationally in four categories: hits allowed per nine innings (4th), WHIP (6th), ERA (9th) and strikeouts per nine innings (16th). Seelinger leaves Farmingdale State with a 13-4 career record, a 3.03 ERA and 199 strikeouts.

Rice, in his rookie campaign, started 34 games and led the team in batting average (.413), hits (45), doubles (8), on-base percentage (.488) and stolen bases (8). He recorded 11 extra-base hits and 15 runs batted in on the year.

 
All-ECAC First Team
Brian McLaughlin – Maritime College, Sr.
Preston Amato – DeSales University, So.
Anthony DiMarco – College of Staten Island, So.
Dylan Laudano – John Jay College, Sr.
Stephen Semler – Maritime College, Jr.
Zach Hyde – John Jay College, Jr.
Rob DeAngelis – Ramapo College, Sr.
Anthony Gaetaniello – Moravian College, Sr.
Jack Walter – New York University, So.
Jonathan Iaone – New York University, Jr.
Tommy Broyles – Drew University, Sr.
Derek Jentz – College of Staten Island, Jr.
Matt Seelinger – Farmingdale State College, Sr.
 
All-ECAC Honorable Mention
Bobby Shannon – Ramapo College, Jr.
Tommy Epsaro – DeSales University, So.
Frank Sconzo – College of Staten Island, Sr.
Zach Lipshitz – Drew University, So.
Vincent Rice – Farmingdale State College, Fr.
Glenn Glennerster – College of Staten Island, Jr.
Travis Bruinsma – Maritime College, Fr.
Ryan Fitzpatrick – Drew University, Sr.

Player of the Year
Brian McLaughlin – Maritime College, Sr.
 
Pitcher of the Year
Tommy Broyles – Drew University, Sr.
 
Rookie of the Year
Travis Bruinsma – Maritime College, Fr.
 
Coach of the Year
Charlie Barbieri – Maritime College

 

To view the complete ECAC press release, click HERE.

 

 

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