The baseball team GPA was above the 3.0 mark in 2020-2021 for the second straight year, the WSU Athletics Department has announced.
Baseball Coach Dirk Baker says that, as the new school year approaches, the team will not rest on its achievements, but will continue to strive for improvement athletically and academically as well.
“To achieve this team GPA two years in a row is truly a testament to our student-athletes.” Baker says. “The team always tries to work as hard in the classroom as they do on the baseball field. It’s an honor to coach such a tremendous group of student-athletes.”
Here is a list of team members, all of whom made the grade. Asterisks denote spring MASCAC Baseball All Stars, 1*= first team, 2*= second team.
Spring 2021 (18 players): **Chris Ausiello, Parker Bigelow, Jake Breton, Brett Bucklin, Mike Chaves, Kyle Cravatis, **Sean Devin, **Tom DiBattista, Issiac Christiansen, Chris Elliott, *Pat Galvin, Kyle Gray (3.9), Tom Halliwell, Mike Mabee, Sean Mahan, Cam Taubert, Chris Wright, Joey Zawisza (Team 3.10).
Fall 2020 (29 players): Chris Ausiello, Parker Bigelow, Brett Blackwell, Nic Bousquet, Jake Breton, Brett Bucklin, Mike Chaves, Mike Mabee, Issiac Christiansen, Kyle Cravatis, Sean Devin, Chris Elliott, Pat Galvin (3.94), Cole Glassburn, Kyle Gray, Tom Halliwell, Zach Landry, Andrew LeBlanc, Sean Mahan, Brendan O’Shea, Justin Pena, Zach Roberts, Joe Rogato, Ben Smith, Alex Sorenti-Burns, Cam Taubert, Chris Wright (3.94), Kevin Zarnoch, Joey Zawisza (Team 3.2 overall).
In this photo: 2020-2021 Team Member Pat Galvin
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