FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 20, 2015

 

MATT FOLEY EARNS A TRIO OF FIRST TEAM ALL-NEW ENGLAND HONORS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior catcher Matt Foley (Seekonk, MA) was named First Team All-New England by the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA), D3Baseball.com and the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings.

 

 

 

Foley, who was a First Team All-Little East and team MVP selection as well, won triple crown for the Little East, leading the league in batting average (.453), RBI (45) and home runs (11). He played in 34 games, starting all of them. He batted .453 (53-for-117), with 43 runs scored, 53 hits, 10 doubles, three triples, 11 home runs and 45 RBI. He registered a .872 slugging percentage, a .515 on-base percentage and a .988 fielding percentage.

 

Head Coach Scott Virgulak’s Anchormen finished the season with a 21-13 record overall and a 9-5 mark (second place tie) in the Little East.

 

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