WILMINGTON, NC (COURTESY UNCWSPORTS.COM) — Preseason accolades proceed to roll in as UNCW juniors Nick Feight and Brian Mims have been named first-staff preseason All-Americas by the Nationwide Collegiate Baseball Writers Affiliation.
UNCW was one in every of 4 packages to land two gamers on the primary group, becoming a member of Florida State, Clemson, South Carolina and Louisville.
Feight, who was a second-staff All-America choice by the NCBWA final spring, enters his junior season because the Colonial Athletic Affiliation’s preseason Participant-of-the-Yr. He led the nation with a faculty-document ninety one runs batted in in 2016 whereas tying program data with 24 doubles and 21 house runs.
Mims, in the meantime, was a primary-staff honoree in 2016 after serving to the Seahawks to the finals of the Columbia Regional. He’s UNCW’s prime-returning hitter after posting a .371 batting common and rating seventh nationally with ninety six hits. Mims belted 17 doubles and 14 residence runs whereas ending third nationally with seventy one runs scored.
The Seahawks open the season on Feb. 17, internet hosting George Mason on the primary day of the Hughes Bros. Problem. Season tickets and particular person recreation tickets may be bought on-line at UNCWsports.com/BuyTickets.