HBCU Baseball Players Make NCBWA Division II Postseason All-Region Teams

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association has named its postseason All-Region teams for the 2017 season and eight players from Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs) were recognized in the NCAA Division II. The awards are given out annually to the student-athletes whose play on the field stands out amongst the many DII baseball programs across the country.

The HBCU players as selected by region are:

Atlantic Region:

First Team

Starting Pitcher: Seth Reeves, Jr., Winston-Salem (N.C.)

Second Team

Catcher: David Markins, Sr. Virginia State

Second Base: Ivan Acuna, Sr., Winston-Salem (N.C.)

Outfield: Randy Norris, So., Winston-Salem (N.C.)

Outfield: Jahleel Sewer, Sr. Virginia State

South Region:

Second Team

Shortstop: Armando Valentin, Jr., Benedict (S.C.) Outfield:

Outfield: Andrew McCoy, Jr., Benedict (S.C.)

Honorable Mention

Designated Hitter: Reeves Brashear, Jr., Miles (Ala.).


The entire NCAA Division II list of all-regional performers as selected by the NCBWA can be found here.


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