OKWU Baseball Players, Ruiz, Ibarra , Are NCCAA Player and Pitcher of the Year

Mason, OH – Oklahoma Wesleyan’s José Ruiz and Diego Ibarra were named NCCAA Player and Pitcher of the Year, it was announced on Tuesday night.

Both players were also named on the 2014 NCCAA 1st Team All-Americans list, which was also announced at the welcome banquet hosted by Prasco Park.

Zach Hendrix was also on the 1st Team NCCAA All-Americans list, while Jeff Butler was named in the 2nd Team NCCAA All-Americans group.

1st Team NCCAA All-Americans
Catcher- David Lenhardt – Cedarville University
Catcher- John Koretoff- Fresno Pacific University
First Base- Josh Banuelos-Fresno Pacific University
Second Base-Zack Russell-Myers- Bluefield College
SS-Riley Swanson- Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Third Base-Drew Johnson- Cedarville University
Extra Infielder- Ronnie Stewart- Toccoa Falls College
OF- Jose Ruiz- Oklahoma Wesleyan University
OF- Caleb Lang- Cairn University
OF- JP Maracani- Spring Arbor University
OF- Josh Raymond- Judson University
P- Diego Ibarra- Oklahoma Wesleyan University
P- Zach Hendrix- Oklahoma Wesleyan University
P- Lucus Daugherty- Mount Vernon Nazarene University
P- Ryan Perez- Judson University

2nd Team NCCAA All-Americans
Catcher- Alex Huddleston- Hiwassee College
Catcher- Mark Munizzi- Trinity Christian College
First Base- Brian Muniz- Southeastern University
Second Base- Josh Ward- Toccoa Falls College
SS- Tyler Trimmer- Bluefield College
Third Base- Tyler Nordgren- Point Loma Nazarene University
Extra Infielder- Jeff Butler- Oklahoma Wesleyan University
OF- Matt Taliercio- Lancaster Bible College
OF-Brady Brashier-Central Baptist College
OF- Joe McCall- Trinity Christian College
OF- Justin Key- Toccoa Falls College
P- Chris Large- Hiwassee College
P- Wilson Ashford- Fresno Pacific University
P- Andres Cancio- Southeastern University
P- Jeremy Stawychny- Lee University

Player of the Year - José Ruiz- Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Pitcher of the Year – Diego Ibarra-Oklahoma Wesleyan University