2008 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. I All-Region Teams

2008 Northeast -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I Northeast All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Ryan LaVarnway Jr. Yale CT
1B Curt Smith Sr. Maine ME
2B Kevin Mailloux Jr. Canisius NY
3B Kevin Mahoney Jr. Canisius NY
SS Mike Lyon Sr. Northeastern MA
OF Chris Edmondson So. Le Moyne NY
OF Randy Moley Sr. Saint Bonaventure NY
OF Kevin Nieto So. Manhattan NY
DH Mike Stephan So. Stony Brook NY
P Shane Davis Fr. Canisius NY
P George Brown Sr. St. John's NY
P Eric Beaulac Jr. Le Moyne NY
RP Colin Lynch Jr. St. John's NY
 
NCAA Div. I Northeast All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Frank Pasenello Jr. Northeastern MA
1B Thomas Hamilton Sr. Navy MD
2B Henry Perkins Sr. Columbia NY
3B Jacob Willis Sr. Siena NY
SS Rich Goulin Sr. Fordham NY
OF Brendon Rowland So. Albany NY
OF Damon Wright Sr. Dartmouth NH
OF Nick Santomauro Sr. Dartmouth NH
OF Mike Speciale So. Navy MD
DH Conor Reardon Sr. Brown RI
P Tom Davis Sr. Fordham NY
P Scott Barnes Jr. St. John's NY
P John Tessyman Sr. Central Connecticut CT
RP Tim Boyce So. Rhode Island RI
 
2008 East -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I East All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Mark Carver Sr. UNC Wilmington NC
1B Mike Sheridan Jr. William & Mary VA
2B Jedd Gyorko Fr. West Virginia WV
2B Daniel Hargrave Sr. UNC Wilmington NC
3B Nate Hall Sr. UNC Wilmington NC
SS Tyler Kuhn Sr. West Virginia WV
OF Jason Appel Sr. UNC Wilmington NC
OF Scott Krieger Jr. George Mason VA
OF Brett Sellers Jr. James Madison VA
DH Will Delawter Sr. Maryland-Baltimore County MD
P Brad Brach Sr. Monmouth NJ
P Jason Buursma Sr. Bucknell PA
P Brad Holt Sr. UNC Wilmington NC
RP Justin Esposito Jr. Monmouth NJ
 
NCAA Div. I East All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Tim Park Sr. William & Mary VA
1B Steve Caseras So. James Madison VA
2B Ryan Soares So. George Mason VA
3B Vince Belnome So. West Virginia WV
SS Kyle Higgins Sr. Monmouth NJ
SS Derek Shunk Sr. Villanova PA
OF Jason Buursma Sr. Bucknell PA
OF Brian Conley Sr. Towson MD
OF Ben Guez Jr. William & Mary VA
DH Billy Barber Fr. Richmond VA
P Ryan Brecko So. George Mason VA
P Turner Phelps Fr. James Madison VA
P Corey Young Jr. Seton Hall NJ
RP Jamie Hayes Jr. Rider NJ
 
2008 Atlantic -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I Atlantic All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Buster Posey Jr. Florida State FL
1B Yonder Alonso Jr. Miami FL
2B Jemile Weeks Jr. Miami FL
3B Jeremie Tice Jr. College of Charleston SC
SS Ryan Jackson So. Miami FL
OF Chris Shehan Jr. Georgia Southern GA
OF Jack Rye Sr. Florida State FL
OF Tim Fedroff So. North Carolina NC
UT Ty Wright Jr. Georgia Southern GA
P Chris Hernandez Fr. Miami FL
P Alex White So. North Carolina NC
P Clayton Shunick Jr. NC State NC
RP Michael Schwimer Sr. Virginia VA
 
NCAA Div. I Atlantic All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Dock Doyle Jr. Coastal Carolina SC
1B Dustin Ackley So. North Carolina NC
2B Kyle Seager So. North Carolina NC
3B Scott Woodward Fr. Coastal Carolina SC
SS Derek Dietrich Fr. Georgia Tech GA
OF David Sappelt Jr. Coastal Carolina SC
OF Blake Tekotte Jr. Miami FL
OF Cory Harrilchak Jr. Elon NC
UT Jeremy Jones Sr. North Carolina A&T NC
P Seth Maness Fr. East Carolina NC
P Alan DeRatt Sr. UNC-Asheville NC
P Steven Hensley Jr. Elon NC
RP Rob Wooten Sr. North Carolina NC
 
2008 South -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I South All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Caleb Joseph Jr. Lipscomb TN
1B Justin Smoak Jr. South Carolina SC
2B Ryan Wilkes Sr. Kentucky KY
2B Justin McClanahan Sr. Louisville KY
3B Chris Dominguez So. Louisville KY
SS Gordon Beckham Jr. Georgia GA
OF Sawyer Carroll Sr. Kentucky KY
OF Collin Cowgill Jr. Kentucky KY
OF Clay Whittemore Sr. Jacksonville State AL
DH Alex Avila Jr. Alabama AL
P Christian Friedrich Jr. Eastern Kentucky KY
P Justin Marks So. Louisville KY
P Patrick Keating Jr. Florida FL
RP Joshua Fields Sr. Georgia GA
 
NCAA Div. I South All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Bryce Massanori Jr. Georgia GA
1B Ryan Keedy Sr. Alabama-Birmingham AL
2B Josh Adams Fr. Florida FL
3B Pedro Alvarez Jr. Vanderbilt TN
SS Reese Havens Jr. South Carolina SC
OF Blake Dean So. LSU LA
OF David Macias Sr. Vanderbilt TN
OF Justin Bass Sr. Stetson FL
OF Brandon May So. Alabama AL
DH Phil Disher So. South Carolina SC
P Lance Lynn Jr. Ole Miss MS
P Barry Bowden Sr. Southern Miss MO
P Ryan Verdugo Jr. LSU LA
RP Scott Bittle Jr. Ole Miss MS
RP Tyler Conn Sr. Southern Miss MO
 
2008 South Central -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I South Central All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Josh Vander Hey Sr. New Orleans LA
1B Rawley Bishop Jr. Middle Tennessee TN
2B Ryne Jernigan Sr. South Alabama AL
3B Bryan Pounds Sr. Houston TX
SS Ben Soignier Jr. Louisiana Monroe LA
OF Mike McKenna Sr. Florida Atlantic FL
OF Bryan Miller Sr. Troy AL
OF Michael Rockett Jr. UT-San Antonio TX
DH Bryce Brentz Fr. Middle Tennessee TN
P Bryan Cryer Sr. New Orleans LA
P Brian Sisk Sr. Lamar TX
P Hunter Moody Sr. Louisiana Lafeyette LA
RP Cole St. Clair Sr. Rice TX
 
NCAA Div. I South Central All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Adam Zornes Sr. Rice TX
1B Paul Goldschmidt So. Texas State TX
2B Kyle Suire Sr. Louisiana Monroe LA
3B Lance Loftin Jr. Texas State TX
SS Thomas Field Jr. Texas State TX
SS Nick Arata Jr. Florida Atlantic FL
SS Ty Summerlin Jr. Southeastern Louisiana LA
OF Jake Stewart Sr. Houston TX
OF Keith Stein Sr. Sam Houston State TX
OF Joey Butler Sr. New Orleans LA
OF Dexter Fontenot Sr. Louisiana Monroe LA
DH Bobby Verbick Sr. Sam Houston State TX
P Wade Miley Jr. Southeastern Louisiana LA
P Omar Gutierrez Sr. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi TX
P Ryan Berry So. Rice TX
P Zach Tritz Jr. Texas State TX
P Wes Musick So. Houston TX
P Matt Ridings So. Western Kentucky KY
RP Josh Storm Jr. Troy AL
 
2008 Mideast -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I Mideast All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Josh Phegley So. Indiana IN
1B Nate Recknagel Sr. Michigan MI
2B Josh Harrison Jr. Cincinatti OH
3B Mike Spina Jr. Cincinatti OH
SS Ryan Shay Jr. Bowling Green OH
OF Kyle Hudson Jr. Illinois IL
OF Caleb Curry Sr. Iowa IA
OF Nate Lape Jr. Marshall WV
DH Daniel Webb Sr. Illinois IL
P Chris Fetter Jr. Michigan MI
P Zach Putnam Jr. Michigan MI
P Dan Osterbrock Jr. Cincinatti OH
RP Josh Lindblom Jr. Purdue IN
 
NCAA Div. I Mideast All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Joe Blackburn Sr. Penn State PA
1B Greg Rohan Jr. Kent State OH
2B Doug Sanders Sr. Kent State OH
3B Dan Black Sr. Purdue IN
SS Justin Toole Jr. Iowa IA
OF Matt Stiffler So. Ohio OH
OF Zach Rodeghero Sr. Valparaiso IN
OF Cameron Satterwhite Jr. Cincinnatti OH
DH Victor Gomez Fr. Marshall WV
P Chris Carpenter Jr. Kent State OH
P Kyle Smith So. Kent State OH
P Matt Bashore Jr. Indiana IN
RP Drew O'Neil Jr. Penn State PA
 
2008 Midwest -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I Midwest All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Mitch Abeita Sr. Nebraska NE
1B Rebel Ridling Sr. Oklahoma State OK
2B Ryan Goins So. Dallas Baptist TX
3B Conor Gillaspie Jr. Wichita State KS
SS Brandon Douglas Jr. Northern Iowa IA
OF Brian Van Kirk s Oral Roberts OK
OF Andy Dirks Sr. Wichita State KS
OF Roger Kieschnick Jr. Texas Tech TX
OF Joe Scaperotta Sr. New Mexico State NM
DH Ben Carlson So. Missouri State MO
P Aaron Crow Jr. Missouri MO
P Rob Musgrave Sr. Wichita State KS
P Tim Clubb So. Missouri State MO
RP Andrew Cashner Jr. Texas Christian TX
 
NCAA Div. I Midwest All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Kevin Dubler Jr. Illinois State IL
1B Luke Anders Jr. Texas A&M TX
2B Jake Opitz Sr. Nebraska NE
3B Dane Carter Sr. Texas A&M TX
SS Jose Duran Jr. Texas A&M TX
OF Aaron Senne So. Missouri MO
OF Sean McNaughton So. Brigham Young UT
OF Evan Bigley Jr. Dallas Baptist TX
OF Kyle Russell Jr. Texas TX
DH Jacob Priday Sr. Missouri MO
P Johnny Dorn Sr. Nebraska NE
P Aaron Shafer Jr. Wichita State KS
P Anthony Capra Jr. Wichita State KS
RP Daniel Edwards Sr. Kansas State KS
 
2008 West -ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
NCAA Div. I West All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Jason Castro Jr. Stanford CA
1B Ike Davis Jr. Arizona State AZ
2B Josh Satin Sr. California CA
3B Brett Wallace Jr. Arizona State AZ
SS John Hee Sr. Hawaii HI
OF Jason Kipnis So. Arizona State AZ
OF Erik Komatsu Jr. Cal State Fullerton CA
OF Kyle Jensen So. Saint Mary's CA
DH Randy Molina Sr. Stanford CA
P Brian Matusz Jr. San Diego CA
P Scott Gorgen Jr. UC Irvine CA
P Stephen Strasberg So. San Diego State CA
RP Eric Pettis Jr. UC Irvine CA
 
NCAA Div. I West All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Jake Jeffries Jr. UC Davis CA
1B David Cooper Jr. California CA
1B Xavier Scruggs Jr. Nevada-Las Vegas NV
1B Shane Peterson Jr. UNLV CA
2B Alden Carrithers Jr. UCLA CA
3B Brent Morel Jr, Cal Poly CA
SS Troy Hanzawa Sr. San Diego State CA
SS Ben Orloff Sr. UC Irvine CA
OF Kyle Conley Jr. Washington WA
OF Steve Susdorf Sr. Fresno State CA
OF Logan Schafer Jr. Cal Poly CA
DH Josh Romanski Jr. San Diego CA
P Mike Leake So. Arizona State AZ
P Andrew Liebel Sr. Long Beach State CA
P Jeff Kaplan Sr. Cal State Fullerton CA
RP A.J. Griffen So. San Diego CA
 
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The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 11,000 members represent all 50 states and 25 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include eight divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School and Youth.