Posted: Feb 11, 2013 8:57 PM
Updated: Feb 11, 2013 9:02 PM
KINGSVILLE, TX - The Texas A&M-Kingsville baseball team placed six players on the all-tournament team at this weekend's Holiday Inn Emerald Beach South Texas Baseball Classic.
The Javelinas went unbeaten in the event led by their starting pitching. Kingsville had a pair of shutouts on the weekend and all three starters - Dallas Ponder, Matt Rhodes, and Zach Pettiford were named to the team. Also named were shortstop Matt Perez, third baseman James Black, and first baseman Taylor Taska.
St. Cloud State finished 2-1 in the Classic and had three players honored. Outfielders Eric Loxtercamp and Brian Hansen were joined by Steve Rindelaub as a utility player/designated hitter.
Southeastern Oklahoma went 1-2 and had a pair of selections. Josh Smith was recognized for his work as catcher. He was joined by outfielder Chevis Springer. Loyola finished 0-3 in the event and had a lone representative in Carmelo LoSauro.
South Texas Baseball Classic
SP - Dallas Ponder, TAMUK
SP - Matt Rhodes, TAMUK
SP - Zach Pettiford, TAMUK
C - Josh Smith, SOSU
1B - Taylor Taska, TAMUK
2B - Carmelo LoSauro, Loyola
3B - James Black, TAMUK
SS - Matt Perez, TAMUK
OF - Eric Loxtercamp, SCSU
OF - Chevis Springer, SOSU
OF - Brian Hansen, SCSU
DH/UT - Steve Rindelaub, SCSU
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