Jourdain Shines on All-New England Region Team

The 2019 All-Region teams have been announced, and the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) is represented by Pitcher of the Year Jake Jourdain (Becket, Mass.) of Northern Vermont University-Lyndon.

The 2019 season marks the eighth year that has named All-Region teams, with more than 800 players nominated. The ballot was then made available to campus Sports Information Directors, who voted for a predetermined number of players in their region, as well as staff and contributors. 

In conference games, Jourdain led all pitchers with three wins, two complete games, and one shutout in seven starts. He only allowed four earned runs and held opponents to a .183 batting average in 109 at bats. He collected 28 strikeouts (8.59 per game) in 29 innings pitched. In total, Jourdain started 11 games for the Hornets and tallied seven wins (.636 win percentage). He struck out 77 batters (9.90 per game) whom he held to a .179 batting average in 252 at bats. Jourdain finished the regular season with a league leading 1.67 earned run average.

All-New England Region Team

First Team      
Pos. Name School Yr. Hometown
C Nick Raposo Wheaton (Mass.) Jr. Johnston, R.I.
1B Davis Mikell Castleton  Jr. Williston, Vt.
2B Eric Pappas Williams  So. Providence, R.I.
SS Joey Murphy Saint Joseph's  (Maine) Sr. Derry, N.H.
3B Mike Knell Mass.-Dartmouth  Jr. Dennis, Mass.
OF Josh Goulet Plymouth St.  Sr. Nashua, N.H.
OF Nick Herzog Mass.-Boston  Sr. Riverhead, N.Y.
OF Anthony Crowley Westfield St.  Sr. Bellingham, Mass.
DH Kyle Boudrias Mass.-Boston  Sr. Medford, Mass.
UTL Jake Dexter Southern Maine Sr. Oakland, Maine
SP Ben Lambert Southern Maine Jr. Saco, Maine
SP Michael Genaro Babson  Sr. Greenwich, Conn.
SP R.J. Hall Tufts  Sr. Marietta, Ga.
RP Bobby Tramondozzi Mass.-Boston  Sr. Peabody, Mass.
Second Team      
Pos. Name School Yr. Hometown
C Matt Malcom Eastern Conn. St.  Fr. East Lyme, Conn.
1B Traverse Briana Salem St.  Jr. Lynn, Mass.
2B Nate Vigeant Rhode Island Col.  Jr. Coventry, R.I.
SS Mike Khoury Brandeis  So. East Bridgewater, Mass.
3B Andrew Hillier Southern Maine Jr. Bangor, Maine
OF Matt Johnston MIT  Jr. Portola Valley, Calif.
OF Jared Sharkey Wheaton (Mass.) Sr West Bridgewater, Mass.
OF Zack Smith Salve Regina Sr. New Canaan, Conn.
DH Colby Greenhalgh Johnson & Wales  Jr. Plainfield, Conn.
UTL David Larson WPI  Jr Port Tobacco, Md.
SP Jake Jourdain Northern Vermont-Lyndon  Sr. Becket, Mass.
SP John Mikosz Wheaton (Mass.)  So. Southington, Conn.
SP Mike Webb Rhode Island Col. Jr. Pawtucket, R.I.
RP Bryce Bedard Mitchell  Sr. Ledyard, Conn.
Honorable Mention      
Pos. Name School Yr. Hometown
C Jeremy Lhotka Coast Guard  Sr. Orange Park, Fla.
1B Doug Schaffer Williams  Sr. New Haven, Conn.
2B Mark Joao Springfield  Gr. Wappingers Falls, N.Y.
SS Andrew Olszak Southern Maine Jr. Danvers, Mass.
3B Joe Maracic Johnson & Wales  Jr. Syosset, N.Y.
OF Jake Oliger Babson  Jr. Newtown, Conn.
OF Tim Brigham Suffolk Jr. Cape Elizabeth, Maine
OF Dougie DelaCruz Mitchell  Fr. Uncasville, Conn.
DH Dylan Hapworth Southern Maine Jr. Winslow, Maine
Utl Nick Powers New England College Sr. Malden, Mass.
SP Roland Thivierge Mitchell  So. Portland, Conn.
SP Kyle Hodgson Framingham St.  Sr. Berkley, Mass.
SP Kevin Gould Endicott  Sr. Rollinsford, N.H.
RP Sean Halligan Western New England Sr. North Branford, Conn. is the premier source for news and information about NCAA Division III baseball. is part of the network of websites, which also includes,, and  

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