FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

June 7, 2011

 

TSOUMAKAS SIGNS WITH THE NORTH ADAMS STEEPLECATS OF THE NECBL

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College freshman pitcher C.J. Tsoumakas (Hope, RI) has signed a temporary contract to play with the North Adams Steeplecats of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) for this summer.

 

In 2011, Tsoumakas appeared in 13 games, starting nine of them. He was 7-2 with a 3.22 ERA and 41 strikeouts in 64.1 innings pitched.

 

 

 

Head Coach Scott Virgulak's team finished the season with a 22-20 overall record and a 6-8 (fifth place tie) in the Little East Conference. RIC went 4-0 at the 2011 Little East Conference Championship to win the program's second tourney title (2005) and advance to the NCAA Championships. RIC went 1-2 at the New England Regional from May 18-20, picking up a 12-2 win over MIT, which was the program's first NCAA win in 31 years.

 

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