2014 Mountain West Baseball National Postseason Awards Recap

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Five Mountain West student-athletes earned All-America recognition from five different baseball organizations following the 2014 season – Baseball America, American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA), Louisville Slugger, Perfect Game and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA). Current MW Player of the Year Jordan Luplow of Fresno State was named to four All-America teams, while All-MW reliever Michael Cederoth of San Diego State made three teams. New Mexico outfielder Chase Harris and SDSU third baseman Ty France earned honors from two organizations while MW Pitcher of the Year Erick Fedde of UNLV was named to one team.

Nevada utility player Trenton Brooks led a group of three rookies to earn Freshmen All-America honors. Brooks was joined by outfielders Tyler Jones of Air Force and Danny Collier of New Mexico on the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America team. Brooks was also named to the NCBWA Freshman All-America team.

San Diego State first baseman Ryan Muno was named to the NCAA Lafayette Regional All-Tournament Team for his postseason performance in the first weekend of postseason action.

On the academic side, New Mexico sophomore Sam Haggerty was named to the Capital One® Academic All-America Third Team. Haggerty, the lone MW representative from District Seven, was one of five MW student-athletes to be named Capital One® Academic All-District. Fedde, Fresno State’s Trent Woodward, Nevada’s Scott Kaplan and San Diego State’s Greg Allen represented the MW from District Eight.

2014 Mountain West Baseball Postseason Awards

Capital One® Academic All-America Team

3rd Team – Sam Haggerty, INF, So., New Mexico

Capital One® Academic All-District Team

District VII – Sam Haggerty, INF, So., New Mexico

District VIII – Erick Fedde, P, Jr., UNLV; Trent Woodward, C, Jr., Fresno State; Scott Kaplan, INF, Sr., Nevada; Greg Allen, OF, Jr., San Diego State

NCAA Lafayette Regional All-Tournament Team

Ryan Muno, 1B, Jr., San Diego State

American Baseball Coaches (ABCA) All-America Team

2nd Team – Jordan Luplow, OF, Jr., Fresno State

3rd Team – Chase Harris, OF, Sr., New Mexico

American Baseball Coaches (ABCA) All-Region Team

Midwest (1st Team) – Chase Harris, OF, Sr., New Mexico

West (1st Team) – Jordan Luplow, OF, Jr., Fresno State; Brad Haynal, C, Jr., San Diego State

West (2nd Team) – Austin Byler, 1B, Jr., Nevada; Erick Fedde, SP, Jr., UNLV; Michael Cederoth, RP, Jr., San Diego State

Baseball America All-America Team

2nd Team – Jordan Luplow, OF, Jr., Fresno State

3rd Team – Ty France, 3B, So., San Diego State

Louisville Slugger All-America Team

1st Team – Michael Cederoth, RP, Jr., San Diego State

2nd Team – Erick Fedde, SP, Jr., UNLV

3rd Team – Jordan Luplow, OF, Jr., Fresno State

Perfect Game All-America Team

2nd Team – Jordan Luplow, OF, Jr., Fresno State

3rd Team – Michael Cederoth, RP, Jr., San Diego State; Ty France, 3B, So., San Diego State

National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) All-America Team

2nd Team – Chase Harris, OF, Sr., New Mexico; Michael Cederoth, RP, Jr., San Diego State

National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) District Player of the Year

District VIII – Chase Harris, OF, Sr., New Mexico

Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-America Team

Trenton Brooks, UT, Nevada; Danny Collier, OF, New Mexico; Tyler Jones, OF, Air Force

National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Freshmen All-America Team

2nd Team – Trenton Brooks, UT, Nevada