Baseball Places Four on PBC All-Academic Team
DAHLONEGA, GA – The Peach Belt Conference has
released the 2010 Baseball All-Academic teams from the league
office and North Georgia placed four members on the team, including
one first-team and a trio on the second-team.
The teams are part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field.
ANDERS OSTER – SENIOR – 3.74 GPA – FIRST-TEAM
Anders Oster, 3.74 grade point average student, is a senior majoring in physics. The Lawrenceville, Ga., native is hit .305 with 24 runs batted in, and an on-base percentage of .416. He has a .951 fielding percentage at shortstop and recorded three doubles, one triple, and two home runs during an injury shortened senior season.
JORDAN ERISMAN – SOPHOMORE – 3.70 GPA – SECOND-TEAM
Jordan Erisman, a 3.70 grade point average student, is a sophomore who hit .345 during the 2010 season with five home runs and 46 runs batted in. Named to the 2010 Peach Belt All-Conference team, Erisman played and started all 51 games for the Saints this season and recorded 78 hits, including 14 doubles, and a league-leading six triples.
CRAIG BRISSON – SENIOR – 3.31 GPA – SECOND-TEAM
Craig Brisson, a 3.31 grade point average student, is a senior majoring in math education. The Lawrenceville, Ga., native is hit .303 on the year with 15 doubles and 50 runs scored from the leadoff position. He has played and started all 51 games for the Saints in the outfield and had 31 runs batted in and an on-base percentage of .417.
NICK WHITE – SENIOR – 3.80 GPA – SECOND-TEAM
Nick White, a 3.80 grade points average student, is a senior majoring in Physical Therapy. In 17 appearances out of the bullpen, the Decatur, Ga., native had a 3.54 earned run average with a 2-1 record in 20.1 innings of work. He has 12 strikeouts on the season and one save, while opponents are hitting .209 against the right-hander.
To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team’s events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.20 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.
Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 26 NCAA Division II National Championships. 13 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 13 championship sports. 2009-10 members are Augusta State University, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of Montevallo, North Georgia College & State University, University of North Carolina at Pembroke and the University of South Carolina Aiken.
2009-10 Baseball All-Academic Team
|Jarred Allen||Ga. Southwestern||Jr.||Lyons, Ga.||3.62||Mathematics|
|Josh Biggers||Francis Marion||Sr.||Southlake, Texas||3.67||Economics|
|Martin Dewald||GCSU||Sr.||Mannheim, Germany||3.34||Marketing|
|Sean Harrell||GCSU||Sr.||Martinez, Ga.||3.24||Biology|
|Josh Headley||Montevallo||Soph.||Gardendale, Ala.||3.82||Chemistry|
|Josh Heath||Armstrong Atlantic||Jr.||Locust Grove, Ga.||4.00||Biology|
|Alex Lee||Francis Marion||Sr.||Blythewood, S.C.||4.00||Mathematics|
|Anders Oster||North Georgia||Sr.||Lawrenceville, Ga.||3.74||Physics|
|Preston Shuey||Francis Marion||Jr.||Charlotte, N.C.||3.68||Finance|
|Gary Asbill||USC Aiken||Sr.||Batesburg, S.C.||3.41||English|
|Craig Brisson||North Georgia||Sr.||Lawrenceville, Ga.||3.31||Math Education|
|Carlos Cardoza-Oquendo||Armstrong Atlantic||Sr.||San Juan, P.R.||3.77||Physical Education|
|Jordan Erisman||North Georgia||Soph.||Lawrenceville, Ga.||3.70||Undecided|
|Brett George||GCSU||Sr.||Dacula, Ga.||3.53||Health Education|
|Thomas Gray||Armstrong Atlantic St.||Sr.||Ringgold, Ga.||3.66||Education|
|Bud Long||Ga. Southwestern||Sr.||Kite, Ga.||3.57||Business Management|
|Tyler Stephan||USC Aiken||Soph.||Louisville, Ky.||3.82||Communications|
|Nick White||North Georgia||Sr.||Decatur, Ga.||3.80||Physical Therapy|
|Wes Adkins||Columbus St.||Sr.||Lawrenceville, Ga.||3.32||Exercise Science|
|Tyler Daniel||Ga. Southwestern||Soph.||Dublin, Ga.||3.49||Health & Physical Education|
|Duston Daugherty||Montevallo||Soph.||Hoover, Ala.||3.32||Kinesiology|
|Matt Key||USC Aiken||Jr.||New Ellenton, S.C.||3.23||Industrial Mathematics|
|Seth Kivett||UNC Pembroke||Sr.||Bear Creek, S.C.||3.23||Exercise & Sport Science|
|Brandon McCreery||Armstrong Atlantic||Sr.||Rincon, Ga.||3.33||Rehabilitation Services|
|Bryan Roby||Armstrong Atlantic||Sr.||Wilsonville, Ore.||3.39||Economics|
|Jody Sellars||Ga. Southwestern||Jr.||Americus, Ga.||3.48||Physical Education|
|Chris Sosebee||Montevallo||Sr.||Warrior, Ala.||3.24||Finance|