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Webster Named First Team Freshman All-American by NCBWA

UNCGSpartans.com 06-12-2017

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Caleb Webster (Randleman, N.C./Randleman) was named a first team Freshman All-American by the National College Baseball Writers Association Monday afternoon.  This is the second Freshman All-American honors after being named Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American last week. 

Webster is the only honoree from the Southern Conference on the NCBWA list, and is joined by 11 others who earned their respective league's “Freshman of the Year” award.  The NCBWA Freshman All-American team is voted upon by the membership of the NCBWA. The 2017 NCBWA National Freshman Player of the Year and National Freshman Pitcher of the Year will be announced Tuesday, June 13. 

NCBWA 2017 Freshman All-America Team

First Team

Pos. Name, School

C Shea Langeliers, Baylor

1B Andrew Vaughn, California

2B Braden Shewmake, Texas A&M

3B Caleb Webster, UNCG

SS Austin Wilhite, Georgia Tech

OF Matt Wallner, Southern Miss

OF Matthew Barefoot, Campbell

OF Grant Little, Texas Tech

DH Ashton McGee, North Carolina

UT Kevin Milan, Saint Mary's

SP Sean Mooney, St. John's

SP Nick Bennett, Louisville

SP Shane McClanahan, USF

RP Josh Hiatt, North Carolina

RP Kenyon Yovan, Oregon

RP Jake Mulholland, Oregon State

Second Team

Pos. Name, School

C Parker Phillips, Austin Peay

1B Rylan Thomas, UCF

2B Danny Wright, SE Missouri State

3B Davis Sims, Murray State

SS Anthony Prato, UConn

OF Dominic Fletcher, Arkansas

OF Carlos Cortes, South Carolina

OF Will Brennan, Kansas State

DH Cage Cox, Alabama State

SP Ryan Weiss, Wright State

SP Kyle Brnovich, Elon

SP Eric Walker, LSU

RP T.J. Sikkema, Missouri

RP Alvin Melendez, Fordham  

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