McAloose Named Second Team All-East Region
June 17, 2009
NORFOLK, VA--Old Dominion University junior third baseman Jake McAloose (Virginia Beach, Va.) has been named to the second team ABCA/Rawlings All-East Region team as selected by the region's head coaches.
McAloose led ODU with a .413 batting average which ranked third in the CAA along with six homers and 44 RBI. He led the team in base hits with 76, triples with two and runs scored with 48. McAloose tied for second on the team with 14 doubles. In the field, McAloose committed only six errors at third base establishing a new school record for fielding percentage of .965 at the hot corner. The old ODU mark was .956 by Jimmy Martin ('86).
McAloose, the team MVP earned first team All-CAA honors and was the first Monarch to hit over 400 since All-American and former major leaguer Tim Hummel and teammate Jared Musolf did it in 2000.
2009 ABCA/RAWLINGS ALL-EAST REGION
P Pat Lehman Sr. George Washington P Mike Modica Sr. George Mason P Jarryd Summers So. West Virginia Relief Kevin Munson So. James Madison C Chris Henderson Jr. George Mason 1B Justin Bour Jr. George Mason 2B Chris Sedon Jr. Pittsburgh SS Gary Helmick Sr. Towson 3B Dan DiBartolomeo So. West Virginia OF Sean Barksdale Sr. Temple OF Scott Krieger Sr. George Mason OF Matt Townsend Jr. James Madison DH Chris Affinito Sr. Seton Hall
P Brett Brach Jr. Monmouth P Billy Gross Jr. West Virginia P Turner Phelps So. James Madison Relief P Ryan Beard Sr. Rutgers C Sean Olsen Sr. Rider 1B Trevor Knight So. James Madison 2B Vince Belnome Jr.. West Virginia SS Jedd Gyorko So. West Virginia 3B Jake McAloose Jr. Old Dominion OF Shane Eyler So. Mount St. Mary's OF Austin Markel Sr. West Virginia OF Billy Merkler Sr. Delaware OF Rob Nickle Sr. William and Mary DH Dewey Oriente Jr. St. Joseph's