MONTGOMERY, Ala. ----
Huntingdon College's senior Ryan Harrison was named to the American
Baseball Coaches Association's All-South Region Second Team, while
senior Drew Harrell and junior John Rice earned Third-Team honors,
when the organization announced its All-Region team's last week.
Complete ABCA All-South Region List
In his final season with
the Hawks, Harrison finished with a 4-1 overall record, while ranking
third in the Great South Athletic Conference with five saves. The
Fairhope, Ala., native posted a 1.16 earned run average in 31 innings
pitched while striking out 33 batters during his senior season.
Harrison also started 18 games for the Hawks at first base
registering a .267 batting average with 20 hits and second on the
team with three home-runs. Harrison recorded 141 put-outs with a .975
fielding percentage during his final season at Huntingdon.
Harrell, a native of
Hayneville, Ala., paced the Hawks during his senior season with 54
hits and a .344 batting average. Starting in all 40 games, the
designated-hitter scored 33 runs while finishing second on the team
with 35 runs batted in. Harrell stole 22 bases in 25 attempts placing
second on the team.
Rice finished his junior
season with a 6-3 record after 12 starts for the Hawks. The Decatur,
Ga., native registered a 2.34 earned run average after pitching 80.2
innings while only allowing 21 earned runs. Rice paced the Hawks with
55 strike-outs and finished with one complete game shut-out during
his junior season. The junior hurler led the GSAC without giving up a
single home-run in 318 at bats during the season.
The Hawks finished second
at the GSAC tournament this year ending the season with a 23-17