FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

July 7, 2008

 

ERIC FAMA NAMED TO NYCBL’S
ALL-STAR TEAM

 

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College senior closer Eric Fama (Wappingers Falls, NY) was named to the New York Collegiate Baseball League’s Eastern Division All-Star Team.

 

 

 

Fama is currently playing for the Little Falls Miners of the NYCBL. This past season at RIC, Fama was named First Team All-Little East as a relief pitcher. He was a First Team selection in 2006 and missed all of 2007 while recuperating from off-season Tommy John surgery. He appeared in 18 games, posting a 0-2 record with seven saves, a 2.18 ERA and 32 strikeouts in 20.2 innings of work. Fama led the league in saves.

 

The game will be played tonight in Watertown, New York beginning at 7 p.m.

 

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