Yellowjacket Baseball Players Receive MCAC Honors

bb516Congratulations to RCTC Yellowjacket, Austin Baab from Wabasha, Minnesota, who was named Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC) Baseball Player of the Week for the week of May 16 as well as Player of the Year and Minnesota Southern Division Player of the Year.  Baab (IF/P) was also named to the 2106 All-MCAC Baseball Team.

“Austin had a great season! He worked hard, and it really paid off for him.  Austin is one of the very best to have played baseball at RCTC since I have been here. He is a great kid on and off the field,” stated Coach Hucke.

Additional Yellowjackets named to the 2016 All-MCAC Baseball Team include sophomores, Dustin Nelson (C/OF) from Mondovi, Wisconsin and Damon Nuss (SS) from Sumner, Iowa.

Yellowjackets named to the 2016 All-Division Baseball Team for the Southern Division include:  Austin Baab (IF-P); Dustin Nelson (C/OF); Damon Nuss (SS); and Blake Stelzer (P). Congratulations to Blake Stelzer for also being named as the MCAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week for the week of May 16.

Coach Hucke added, “All of these players deserve the recognition that they received”. They are all a great group to coach and be around! Congratulations to all of them!”

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