St. Thomas Aquinas College outfielder Giovanni Dingcong was selected to the NCAA Division II National Championship All-Tournament team on Sunday, following the final game of the tournament.
The junior from Daly City, CA, had a .313 batting average, going 5-for-16 during the four Spartan championship tournament contests with 2 home runs, 5 RBIs, 2 runs scored and was walked 3 times. He also had 1 stolen base, an on-base percentage of .421 and slugged .688.
For the 2017 season, Giovanni held a .302 batting average, going 64-for-212 during Spartans 61 games with 20 homers, 52 RBIs, 53 runs scored and was walked 33 times by opposing pitchers. He also had 25 stolen bases in 29 attempts, an on-base percentage of .403 and slugged .604.
Joining Dingcong on the National Championship All-Tournament team were:
Michael Palos -- Catcher -- UC San Diego
Jared Malone -- First Base -- West Chester
J. D. Hearn -- Second Base -- UC San Diego
Alex Eliopulos -- Third Base -- UC San Diego
Nick Ward -- Shortstop -- West Chester
Drew Quinones -- Designated Hitter -- Lindenwood
Wes Degener -- Outfield -- Lindenwood
Jack Larsen -- Outfield -- UC San Diego
Giovanni Dingcong -- Outfield -- St. Thomas Aquinas
Tre Hobbs -- Pitcher -- Delta State
Josh McClain -- Pitcher -- West Chester (Most Outstanding Player)