Indiana All Over Big Ten Postseason Awards
May 21, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - A school-record nine Hoosiers were named All-Big Ten on Tuesday (May 21), including the Big Ten Pitcher of the Year, Aaron Slegers. In addition, Head Coach Tracy Smith was the unanimous choice for the league's Coach of the Year honor. Indiana also placed three student-athletes on the Big Ten's All-Freshman squad.
A quartet of Hoosiers were tabbed All-Big Ten First Team members, also a school record. The previous mark was three First Team honorees (1974, 1992, 1996, 2008, 2009). Slegers and catcher Kyle Schwarber were selected unanimously while third baseman Dustin DeMuth and designated hitter Scott Donley stood beside them on the conference's First Team.
All-Big Ten Second Team members include first baseman Sam Travis, starting pitcher Joey DeNato and relief pitcher Scott Effross. Shortstop Michael Basil and relief pitcher Ryan Halstead are all-conference players as well, both receiving All-Big Ten Third Team recognition.
Basil wrapped up Indiana's haul of Big Ten decorations, bringing home the Sportsmanship Award.
INDIANA'S ALL-BIG TEN PERFORMERS
PITCHER OF THE YEAR
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