Celaya, Kelley, and Pino Earn All-Conference Recognition

Celaya, Kelley, and Pino Earn All-Conference Recognition

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 8, 2017) -- Philadelphia University standout Steven Wells on Monday was named the 2017 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Player of the Year, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. Wells was also named to the All-CACC First Team as a first baseman, as the voting for the league's major awards and all-conference honorees were conducted by the league's 12 head coaches in the sport.

Joining Wells as major award winners were Felician University's John Holland as the 2017 CACC Pitcher of the Year, University of the Sciences' Kris Morgenweck as the 2017 CACC Rookie of the Year and Felician's Chris Langan as the 2017 BSN Sports CACC Coach of the Year

Nyack College men's baseball junior Omar Celaya (Yuma, AZ) was named to the All-CACC-First Team as a Relief Pitcher. Celaya was ranked second in the CACC with eight saves.

Junior Jack Kelley (Coral Springs, FL) and sophomore Carlos Pino (Miami, FL) were both named to the All-CACC-Second Team. Kelley pitched 60.1 innings recording 50 strikeouts and posting a 2.24 ERA percentage, which ranked him sixth in the conference. Pino was named to the Second Team as a catcher. Pino appeared in 41 games and caught 16 runner stealing, which ranked him second in the CACC. He also recorded a .298 batting percentage, including 19 rbi's and a homerun, while scoring 18 runs himself. 

Congrats to all three Warriors!

2017 CACC BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Steven Wells (Philadelphia University)

2017 CACC BASEBALL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Kris Morgenweck (University of the Sciences)

2017 CACC BASEBALL PITCHER OF THE YEAR
John Holland (Felician University)

2017 BSN SPORTS CACC BASEBALL COACH OF THE YEAR
Chris Langan (Felician University)

2017 CACC BASEBALL TEAM SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Goldey-Beacom College

2017 CACC BASEBALL ALL-CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM
C Matt Kleinstein (Felician University)
1B Steven Wells (Philadelphia University)
2B Justin Decker (Dominican College)
3B Ramger Iglesias (Bloomfield College)
SS Bruce Strickland (Felician University)
OF Rocky Ferrier (Wilmington University)
OF Ronnie Grant (Felician University)
OF Arbely Soto (Dominican College)
P Abraham Almonte (Philadelphia University)
P Sean Deely (Wilmington University)
P John Holland (Felician University)
P Carlos Tejeda (Bloomfield College)
RP Omar Celaya (Nyack College)
DH Brennan Price (Felician University)
UTIL-NON PITCHER David McTaggart (Philadelphia University)
UTIL-PITCHER Jason Polgano (Felician University) 

2017 CACC BASEBALL ALL-CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM
C Joseph Davide (Concordia College)
C Carlos Pino (Nyack College)
1B Kendall Small (Wilmington University)
2B Ralph Caccavale (Felician University)
3B J.R. Meneses (Felician University)
SS Alec Craig (Chestnut Hill College)
OF Matt Diesel (Felician University)
OF Andrew LaMura (Felician University)
OF Brandon Quaranta (Philadelphia University)
P Nick Arnold (Post University)
P Chuck Delagol (Wilmington University)
P Jack Kelley (Nyack College)
P Rob Naughton (Felician University)
RP Dan Hyatt (Wilmington University)
DH Don Walsh (Post University)
UTIL-NON PITCHER Anthony Bartolomei (Dominican College)
UTIL-PITCHER Raul Perez-Duran (Goldey-Beacom College)