ATHENS, Ohio – The Mid-American Conference announced Monday its spring slate of Distinguished Scholar-Athletes. The sports included in the list were men’s and women’s outdoor track and field, men’s and women’s golf, baseball and softball.
RESULTS & UPCOMING EVENTS
Former Ohio baseball head coach Joe Carbone has been selected for induction into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, as announced by the organization on Thursday (July 5).
The Ohio baseball team placed eight student-athletes on the 2018 Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team -- redshirt senior right-handed pitcher Cory Blessing (Mayfield, Ohio), senior infielder Tony Giannini (Carmel, Ind.), redshirt junior right-handed pitcher Nick Kamrada (Grand Ledge, Mich.), redshirt senior designated hitter/right-handed pitcher Michael Klein (Highlands Ranch, Colo.), redshirt freshman catcher Dan McCauley (Pittsburgh, Pa.), redshirt senior right-handed pitcher Jake Roehn (Sandwich, Ill.), junior infielder Rudy Rott(Holmen, Wis.) and redshirt senior left-handed pitcher Gerry Salisbury (Brunswick, Ohio) -- as announced by the league office on Thursday (June 14).
Former Ohio baseball players Michael Klein (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) and Gerry Salisbury (Brunswick, Ohio) signed professional contracts with teams in the United Shore Professional Baseball League on Monday (June 11).