Oakton's Crinigan tops NJCAA All-American list with first team honors

Photo courtesy of Oakton Community College Athletics
Photo courtesy of Oakton Community College Athletics

The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) selected its 2018 baseball All-American teams, and nine players from Region IV were named. Headlining the group was one first team recipient, Alex Crinigan from Division I National Champion Oakton Community College.

NJCAA Division I

Joseph Locascio - Kishwaukee College, So, INF (Third Team)
.392, 69 H, 49 R, 34 RBI, 54 SB

NJCAA Division II

Alex Cimaroli - McHenry County College, So, INF (Second Team)
.400, 78 H, 70 R, 65 RBI, 27 2B, 5 HR, 8 SB

Bryce Butler - Kankakee Community College, So, OF (Second Team)
.408, 86 H, 70 R, 51 RBI, 1 HR, 26 SB

Ryan Anderson - McHenry County College, So, P (Third Team)
10-2, 2.11 ERA, 59 K, 68.1 IP

Ryan Parquette - McHenry County College, Fr, C (Third Team)
.430, 80 H, 85 R, 66 RBI, 9 HR, 12 SB

NJCAA Division III

Alex Crinigan - Oakton Community College, So, P (First Team)
12-3, 3 Saves, 3.02 ERA, 107 K, 98.1 IP

Tom Gertner - Oakton Community College, Fr, P (Second Team)
10-1, 2 Saves, 2.44 ERA, 103 K, 96.0 IP

Jose Venegas - Elgin Community College, Fr, P (Second Team)
6-1, 3.20 ERA, 47 K, 50.2 IP

Jordan Larson - College of DuPage, So, INF (Third Team)
.439, 61 H, 56 RBI, 39 R, 5 HR, 4 SB