MIT Baseball Players Compete in Summer LeaguesCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - This summer, 10 current MIT baseball players will participate in summer leagues around the country. Most impressively MIT junior infielder Stewart Park and freshman pitchers Torre Swanson and Chris Vaughan have been invited to play in the New York Collegiate Baseball League (NYCBL). All three have officially signed contracts to play for the Albany Dutchmen, based out of Albany, N.Y.
Thomas Phillips Earns Academic All-America HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Thomas Phillips added another award to his growing resume after being voted to the 2009 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Baseball Second Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) earlier this week. He is the first player to receive this honor since Jason Witzberger '07 in 2006 and the eighth overall.
Phillips Selected to NEIBA All-New England TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Coming on the heels of earning NEWMAC Player of the Year accolades, senior Thomas Phillips was tabbed to the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) All-New England Division III Second Team. The honor is the first for MIT since 2005 and seventh overall.