GREENSBORO, N.C. (July 21, 2017) – Rollins baseball is one of just two Sunshine State Conference schools honored by the American Baseball Coaches Association for its Team Academic Excellence Award.
The Tars posted a 3.41 GPA in the Fall '16 term and 3.44 in Spring '17, raising its cumulative GPA to 3.43.
Rollins baseball placed 49 on the Sunshine State Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll with three earning perfect 4.0 GPAs. The newest member of the SSC, Palm Beach Atlantic, was the only other team to earn the ABCA Academic Excellence Award.
The Tars went 27-23 on the season and won its series against nationally ranked Florida Southern and Nova Southeastern. Five players were named to All-SSC teams, three All-South Region and senior catcher Christopher Corbett was drafted in the 18th round by the San Francisco Giants.