Seven Seahawks earn All-CAA baseball recognition

Seven Seahawks earn All-CAA baseball recognition

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Colonial Athletic Association named UNCW's Ryan Jeffers, Clark Cota and Mason Berne to the All-CAA first team Tuesday.

Jeffers repeats as the first-team catcher after batting .324 with a league-leading 14 home runs.

Berne, who was named the CAA player of the week three times this season, has a league-best .353 average with 12 home runs.

Cota tied the UNCW single-season record of 13 saves to go along with a 1.59 earned run average.

A total of seven Seahawks were named to all-conference squads.

Cole Weiss was named to the second team and Gage Herring, Greg Jones and Landon Roupp were all-rookie team selections.

The Seahawks open CAA tournament play on Wednesday against Delaware in Harrisonburg, Va. First pitch is scheduled for 11 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park.

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