The St. Thomas Aquinas College Baseball team will be honored on Wednesday, September 13th prior to the Rockland Boulders Cam-Am League Championship Series Game 2 at Palisades Credit Union Park. Please join us to celebrate their 2017 NCAA DII World Series appearance. The team will be recognized on the field at 6:45 PM. Following the presentation, the Boulders will take on the Quebec Capitales at 7:05 PM.
The St. Thomas Aquinas College baseball team had a record-breaking year in 2017. After winning the East Regional Tournament, the Spartans headed to Grand Prairie, TX for the NCAA DII World Series. The Spartans won two games in Texas and finished in third place in the tournament, ending their historic season with a 44-17 record.
Athletes Giovanni Dingcong, Frankie Moscatiello and Joey Pena were honored by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings and the Division II Conference Commissioners Association with All-American Status.
D2CCA and ABCA/Rawlings named Spartan Pitcher, Frankie Moscatiello a Third Team All-American selection, while the NCBWA has named him an All-American Honorable Mention selection. Moscatiello, the junior starting pitcher from Rocky Point, NY, currently holds a 9-1 record in 16 appearances for STAC, with a 1.77 ERA in 86.1 innings pitched. Frankie has only walked 35 opposing batters, while striking out another 91.