Baseball
    Successful Summer for USC Baseball Student-Athletes
    Stubbs and Cotuit won the Cape Cod League championship
    Stubbs and Cotuit won the Cape Cod League championship

    Sep 3, 2013

    LOS ANGELES- USC baseball student-athletes have completed their seasons competing in amateur summer leagues throughout the country.

    Four Trojans received All-League honors and six Trojans were named All-Stars and played in their respective league's All-Star Games.

    Below is a recap of each returner's summer ball experiences.

    Sean Adler - Anchorage Glacier Pilots (Alaska League)

    *Earned First-Team All-Alaska League for his performance throughout the summer
    *Pitched in 12 games and threw a total of 32 innings for the Anchorage Glacier Pilots
    *Finished the season with a 2.81 ERA and threw 29 strikeouts throughout the season
    *Was a starter for the Pilots with a 1-2 record
    *Anchorage finished fifth in the Alaska League

    Vahn Bozoian - Holyoke Blue Sox (New England Collegiate League)

    *Named to the All-Star Team for the New England Collegiate League
    *Placed second in the New England Collegiate League Home Run Derby
    *Appeared in 49 games for the Holyoke Blue Sox
    *Recorded a .235 batting average, a pair of home runs and 21 RBI
    *Holyoke placed third in the Western Division of the New England Collegiate League

    Turner Clouse - Peninsula Oilers (Alaska League)

    *Hit .281 in 18 games with 16 hits, one of them a home run
    *Recorded six RBI for the season
    *Was a two-way player as he also pitched
    *Pitched in seven games, and finished with a 3.68 ERA with four strikeouts
    *Oilers placed fourth in the Alaska League

    Dante Flores - Chatham Anglers (Cape Cod League)

    *Earned First-Team All-Cape Cod League honors for his performance throughout the summer
    *Named a starter for the Cape Cod League Eastern Division All-Star Team 
    *Played in 39 games with a batting average of .317
    *Had 44 hits, recording 13 doubles, two triples and one home run
    *Chatham placed first the in Cape Cod League Eastern Division

    James Guillen - LaCrosse Loggers (Northwoods League)

    *Threw in 20 games with a 5-1 record
    *Recorded 21 strikeouts in 22 innings pitched
    *Loggers placed second in the Northwoods League Southern Division

    Jake Hernandez - Hyannis Harbor Hawks (Cape Cod League)

    *Caught 16 games throughout the season
    *Hit .246 recording 15 hits, four doubles, and 10 RBI
    *Returned for his third season playing in the Cape Cod League
    *Harbor Hawks placed second in the Cape Cod League Western Division

    Marc Huberman - Bellingham Bells (West Coast League)

    *Named to the West Coast League All-Star Team
    *Pitched in 22 innings in 20 games with an ERA of 2.49
    *Recorded 27 strikeouts in his 22 innings of work, only giving up 12 hits
    *Bells placed third in the West Coast League Northern Division

    Brooks Kriske - LaCrosse Loggers (Northwoods League)

    *Pitched in 18 innings in 11 games with 21 strikeouts
    *Finished the season with an ERA 4.41
    *Lead the team in strikeouts per nine innings
    *Loggers placed second in the Northwoods League Southern Division

    Blake Lacey - Plymouth Pilgrims (New England Collegiate League)

    *Batted .245 in 38 games with 34 hits
    *Recorded 11 doubles with eight RBI
    *Pilgrims placed seventh in the New England Collegiate League Eastern Division

    Nigel Nootbaar - Bourne Braves (Cape Cod League)

    *Pitched 12 innings in seven games with one start
    *Recorded an ERA of 2.31 logging 10 strikeouts and only giving up six hits
    *Braves placed fourth in the Cape Cod League Western Division

    AJ Ramirez - Peninsula Pilots (Alaska League)

    *Earned All-Alaska League honors for his performance throughout the summer
    *Named to the Alaska Baseball All-Star Team
    *Batted .282 in 29 games with 31 hits *Recorded six doubles, two triples, and one home run
    *Pilots placed fifth in the Alaska Baseball League

    Kyle Richter - NLB Waves (Orange County Collegiate League)

    *Played in six games for the NLB Waves
    *Recorded an ERA of 4.50 in 6.0 innings pitched
    *Had four strikeouts throughout the season
    *NLB Waves finished in first place in the Orange County Collegiate League

    Timmy Robinson - Newport Gulls (New England Collegiate League)

    *Batted .279 in 31 games with 31 hits
    *Recorded eight doubles and one home run
    *Gulls placed first in the New England Collegiate League Eastern Division
    *Team finished second overall, lost in the championship series to the Keene SwampBats

    Sean Silva - Walla Walla Sweets (West Coast League)

    *Named to the West Coast League North Division All-Star Team
    *Earned First-Team All West Coast League for his performance throughout the summer
    *Pitched in 44 innings in 12 games of work
    *Recorded 29 Strikeouts and posted an ERA of 2.63
    *Finished the summer with a record of 4-0 in seven starts
    *Walla Walla finished in first place in the North Division of the West Coast League

    Reggie Southall - Walla Walla Sweets (West Coast League)

    *Batted .222 in 20 games throughout the summer
    *Recorded 12 hits including one triple
    *Walla Walla finished in first place in the North Division of the West Coast League

    Garrett Stubbs - Plymouth Pilgrims (New England Collegiate League) and Cotuit Kettleers (Cape Cod League)

    *Began the season playing for the Plymouth Pilgrims in the New England Collegiate League
    *Named to the New England Collegiate League Eastern Division All-Star Team
    *Batted .267 in 30 games while playing for the Pilgrims
    *Recorded 28 hits, three of which were doubles while in the New England League
    *Picked up by the Cotuit Kettleers when the NECBL finished
    *Played eight overall games for the Kettleers, going 2-for-5 with one RBI in two regular season games. In six playoff contests, Stubbs was 5-for-11 at the plate, scoring three runs and driving in another three.
    *Cotuit Kettleers won the Cape Cod League
    *Played against teammate Kyle Twomey in the Cape Cod Championship series

    Kyle Twomey - Orleans Firebirds (Cape Cod League)

    *Named the No. 11 prospect in the Cape Cod League by Baseball America
    *Appeared in 12 games with one start and threw in 23 innings
    *Earned wins against the Chatham Anglers and Bourne Braves
    *Recorded an ERA of 4.62 in 23.1 innings pitched
    *Logged an impressive 31 strikeouts, only one strikeout behind the team leader who had 32
    *Played against teammate Garrett Stubbs in the Cape Cod Championship series
    *Orleans finished in second place in the Eastern Division of the Cape Cod League, earning a runner-up finish in the playoffs to the Kettleers