Russo, Marotta and Wargo Were Named to the ABCA All East Region Team
St. Thomas Aquinas baseball players Matt Marotta, Mike Russo and George Wargo named to the ABCA All East-Region Team. Russo was named to the 1st team as the DH and Marotta and Wargo were selected to the second team.
Russo was the triple crown winner for the ECC and a 1st team all conference selection as a DH. The junior led the conference in batting average, RBI and homeruns this year.
Marotta was a two time ECC Pitcher of the Week this season leading the conference in wins (8). The senior came back after sitting out due to injury last season and broke the school record for wins and most strike outs in a season (70). The righty was a first team all conference selection.
Wargo was an ECC 1st team all conference selection finishing 4th in ECC in runs(31) and 9th in batting average (.333).
All three Spartans were named to the Daktronics All Region team while Marotta and Russo were also named to the NCBWA All Region Team. The Spartans finished the regular season with a 33-16 record earning the ECC Regular Season Title.