Miami University Student-Athletes Named to All-MAC Second Team
The Mid-American Conference announced its 2019 postseason baseball awards on Tuesday. For Miami, senior pitcher Jack Corbell and junior catcher Cal Elvers were named to the All-MAC Second Team.
Corbell has been the RedHawks regular Sunday starter, having made 14 appearances on the season. He is 5-3 with a 3.30 ERA in 71.0 innings pitched. He has been a part of two shutouts in 2019 and has shown excellent control, giving up only 29 walks.
Elvers has had a breakout year behind the plate. He has appeared in 45 games, making 43 starts. He ranks second on Miami with a .325 batting average, third with 13 doubles and also has five home runs and 31 RBIs. Elvers is third on the 'Hawks with a .516 slugging percentage. Defensively, he has a .988 fielding percentage and has thrown out seven base runners attempting to steal.
Miami returns to action Wednesday as it begins play in the MAC Tournament. The RedHawks are the fourth seed and open play against fifth seed Northern Illinois at 6 p.m. All MAC Tournament games take place at Sprenger Stadium in Avon, Ohio and will all air live on ESPN+.