BEREA, Ohio – Baldwin Wallace University senior outfielder Cole Nieto (Brunswick/St. Ignatius) and junior third baseman Spencer Badia (Bellaire) have been named to the College Sports Information Directors (CoSIDA) District 7 All-District Team. Nieto and Badia now qualify for the CoSIDA Division III All-America ballot.
Nieto is a finance and management major who carries a 3.66 grade point average (GPA) and is a Dean's List student. This season he is batting .346, has an on-base percentage of .403 and a slugging percentage of .592. Nieto has hit a career-high and team-high tying six home runs and team-high 12 doubles with 20 runs batted in (RBI). In his career, Nieto is a two-time All-OAC selection as he has batted .341 with an on base percentage of .396 and a slugging percentage of .550. He has tallied 42 doubles, 16 home runs and seven triples with 107 RBIs.
Badia, is a pre-physical therapy major who carries a 4.0 GPA. He is also a Dean's List student and a member of the Alpha Lambda Honor Society. This year, Badia is batting .323 with an on base percentage of .405 and a slugging percentage of .534. He has hit a career-high six home runs, eight doubles and has batted in 27 runs. Over the past three years, Badia has a batting average of .304, an on base percentage of .415 and a slugging percentage of .480. He has tallied 21 doubles and 11 homeruns with 63 RBIs.
BW is back in action today at it travels to Isle, Illinois for a non-conference doubleheader against Benedictine, Illinois inside the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex. Game one starts at 2 p.m. and game two is slated for 5 p.m.
May 23, 2017 Nieto and Lovick Earn All-Mideast Region Honors
May 22, 2017 Seven Baseball Players Earn Academic All-OAC Honors
May 15, 2017 Seven Baseball Players Earn All-OAC Honors
April 30, 2017 Baseball Sweeps Muskingum on Seniors’ and Parents’ Day
April 26, 2017 Wells Hits Walk-Off to Lift Baseball Past No. 5 Wooster
April 22, 2017 Baseball Splits OAC Doubleheader at Capital
April 21, 2017 Baseball Sweeps Ohio Northern in OAC Doubleheader
April 19, 2017 Spencer Badia is the Epitome of a Student-Athlete
April 17, 2017 Marcum Earns Second OAC Hitter of the Week Honor
April 14, 2017 Baseball Sweeps Wilmington in OAC Action
April 11, 2017 Baseball Drops a Pair of OAC Games at Heidelberg
April 9, 2017 Baseball Splits a Pair of OAC Games with Marietta
April 4, 2017 Baseball Falls to Allegheny (Pa.) in Non-Conference Play
March 28, 2017 Baseball Defeats La Roche (Pa.) in Comeback Fashion
March 27, 2017 Marcum Garners First OAC Hitter of the Week Accolade
March 23, 2017 Baseball Drops Non-Conference Game at La Roche (Pa.)
March 21, 2017 Baseball Wins Home Opener Versus Ohio Wesleyan
March 11, 2017 No. 24 Baseball Team Ends Successful Trip to Florida
March 6, 2017 Baseball Falls to Wheaton (Ill.) at Snowbird Classic
February 27, 2017 Heffernan and Nieto Named OAC Baseball Players of the Week
February 26, 2017 Nieto Hits for Cycle during Baseball Sweep of Pitt-Bradford (Pa.)
February 25, 2017 Baseball Defeats Juniata (Pa.) in Non-Conference Action
February 19, 2017 Baseball Sweeps Weekend Series Against Anderson (Ind.)
February 17, 2017 Baseball Ready to Make a Run at OAC Title in 2017
February 16, 2017 Baseball Announces 2017 Schedule