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1997 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. II All-America Teams

1997-ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams
NCAA Div. II All-America First Team
Pos. Player
School State
1B Steve Gotowala   CSU Chico CA
2B Ronnie Haring   Abilene Christian TX
SS Pat Cutshall   Mercyhurst PA
3B Larry Satkowski   St. Joseph's NY
C Jerry Valdez   Fort Hays State KS
DH Chris McClure   Mesa State CO
INF Dan Esposito   Pittsburg State KS
OF Tim Belcher   Quinnipiac CT
OF Jay Nunley   North Florida FL
OF Jason Clark   UC Riverside CA
OF Rich Gregory   CSU Chico CA
P Greg Denly   Valdosta State GA
P Mike Valdes   Tampa FL
P Donnie Thomas   Kennesaw State GA
P John Osborne   CSU Chico CA
RP Pat McDonald   Indianapolis IN
NCAA Div. II All-America Second Team
Pos. Player
School State
1B Jerred McAlvain   Central Oklahoma OK
2B Greg Robertson   Mansfield PA
SS Marty Richburg   Columbus State OH
3B Tim Dubrule   West Texas A&M TX
C Luis Rivera   Florida Southern FL
DH Bobby McDonald   Valdosta State GA
INF Mike Randozzo   Loch Haven PA
OF Mike Moeller   Concordia NY
OF Derek Harlon   Quincy IL
OF Matt Gifford   Saint Leo FL
OF Tom Horny   Indianapolis IN
P Daryl Cronk   Pittsburg State KS
P Mark Perac   New Hampshire NH
P Ty Hart   Shepard WV
P Kevin Mobley   Georgia College GA
RP John Solidate   CSU Chico CA
NCAA Div. II All-America Third Team
Pos. Player
School State
1B Dave Goodwin   Central Missouri State MO
2B Ben Slemmer   Central Missouri State MO
SS Nick Clark   Adelphi NY
3B Mike Hill   Bentley MA
3B Mike Robertson   SIU Edwardsville IL
C Scott Mckee   Mount Olive NC
INF Luis Rivera   Saint Leo FL
INF Tony Schifano   UC Davis CA
DH Pat Koerner   Central Oklahoma OK
OF Tommy Keeling   Tarleton State TX
OF Brannon Whatley   Kennesaw State GA
OF Dave Melchondia   Merrimack MA
OF Jerod Hyde   Abilene Christian TX
P Shawn Austin   Florida Southern FL
P Danny Lampley   Wingate NC
P Matt Everett   North Florida FL
P Ryan Jackson   Florida Tech FL
P Ryan Cox   SIU Edwardsville IL
RP Jason Wilson   Catawba NC
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About the ABCA
The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 15,000 members represent all 50 states and 41 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include nine divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School, Youth and Travel Baseball.
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