Senior Brandon Hinkle Named to CAA Baseball All-Tournament Team
The senior southpaw pitched 8-plus innings, allowed just two runs, and hurled a career-high 137 pitches in Delaware’s 3-2 victory over Northeastern Thursday evening in the elimination round of the four-day tournament.
Hinkle (Lancaster, Pa./Hempfield HS) finished the season with 4.61 ERA and was tied for the team lead with five victories (5-1) on the year.
College of Charleston won the CAA Baseball Championship Saturday in the school’s first season in the conference with a 6-4 victory over top-seeded William & Mary.
Delaware, which won its first round game over Northeastern on Wednesday before falling to William & Mary in the second round on Thursday, was eliminated from the tournament with a 5-3 defeat to UNCW Friday evening.
CAA All-Tournament Team
Nick Berger (Northeastern), Ben Boykin (College of Charleston), Nick Brown (William & Mary), Corey Dick (UNCW), Drew Farber (UNCW), Brandon Hinkle (Delaware), Ryan Hissey (William & Mary), Bailey Ober (College of Charleston), Nick Pappas (College of Charleston), Josh Smith (William & Mary), Tyler Thornton (College of Charleston), Carl Wise (College of Charleston)
Most Outstanding Player – Bailey Ober, College of Charleston