Nine Conference Carolinas Players Named to D2CCA All-Region Baseball Team

MONTEVALLO, ALA. - Conference Carolinas was represented by nine baseball players on the 2017 Division II Conference Commissioner's Association (D2CCA) All-Southeast Region team, the association announced today.

In addition, University of Mount Olive's Austin Hutchison was named region Pitcher of the Year.

Mount Olive led the way for Conference Carolinas with five all-region selections, while Barton CollegeBelmont Abbey CollegeLimestone College and North Greenville University each placed one player on the team.

All first team D2CCA NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region selections are now eligible for All-America consideration. The D2CCA NCAA Division II All-America teams will be announced Friday, May 26.

See the full D2CCA Release here

2017 NCAA D2CCA All-Southeast Region Team

Pitcher of the Year: Austin Hutchison, Mount Olive

First Team
1B - Drew Ellis, Mount Olive
C - Andrew Webster, Barton
OF - Nick Beinlich, Belmont Abbey
SP - Austin Hutchison, Mount Olive
RP - Zach Mozingo, Mount Olive

Second Team
3B - Chase Allen, Limestone
SS - Ricky Surum, Mount Olive
DH - Zach Mozingo, Mount Olive
SP - Bruce Zimmerman, Mount Olive
SP - Tucker Burgess, North Greenville

About D2CCA
The Division II Conference Commissioners Association encourages and promotes Division II athletics and high standards of sportsmanship as important elements of higher education. The CCA is a key communications link among the conferences as they discuss views, policies and regulations that impact Division II intercollegiate athletics and works closely with the NCAA as a communications channel to NCAA Division II member colleges and universities.