Three Penn State baseball players earn Big Ten postseason honors

Nittany Nation

Three Diamond Lions got some postseason recognition from the Big Ten Tuesday.

The conference released its all-conference selections. Pitcher Dante Biasi landed on the All-Big Ten second team. Justin Williams earned a spot on the All-Big Ten freshman team and pitcher Blake Hodgens earned the sportsmanship award.

According to a Penn State media release, Biasi led the Penn State pitching staff this season posting a 2.55 ERA and 102 strikeouts over 14 starts. His ERA ranked fourth-best in the conference.

Penn State baseball will miss out on the Big Ten Tournament which starts Wednesday and continues through Sunday.

You can view the full lists of All-Big Ten selections below courtesy of Penn State athletics:

Player of the Year: Jordan Brewer, Michigan

Pitcher of the Year: Andrew Saalfrank, Indiana

Freshman of the Year: Maxwell Costes, Maryland

Coach of the Year: Jeff Mercer, Indiana


All-Big Ten First Team

C – Eli Wilson, Minnesota

1B – Maxwell Costes, Maryland

2B – Michael Massey, Illinois

SS – Jack Dunn, Northwestern

3B – Alex Erro, Northwestern

OF – Zac Taylor, Illinois

OF – Jordan Brewer, Michigan

OF – Dominic Canzone, Ohio State

SP – Andy Fisher, Illinois

SP – Andrew Saalfrank, Indiana

SP – Jeff Criswell, Michigan

RP – Garrett Acton, Illinois

DH – Jordan Nwogu, Michigan

At-Large – Matt Lloyd, Indiana


All-Big Ten Second Team

C – Dillon Dingler, Ohio State

1B – Scotty Bradley, Indiana

2B – Royce Ando, Michigan State

SS – Jack Blomgren, Michigan

3B – Cole Barr, Indiana

OF – Randy Bednar, Maryland

OF – Matt Gorski, Indiana

OF – Aaron Palensky, Nebraska

SP – Max Meyer, Minnesota

SP – Dante Biasi, Penn State

SP – Tevin Murray, Rutgers

RP – Grant Leonard, Iowa

DH – Cam Chick, Nebraska

At-Large – Brady Cherry, Ohio State


All-Big Ten Third Team

C – Joe Donovan, Michigan

1B – Jimmy Kerr, Michigan

2B – Shawn Goosenberg, Northwestern

SS – AJ Lee, Maryland

3B – Taylor Wright, Maryland

OF – Jack Yalowitz, Illinois

OF – Elijah Dunham, Indiana

OF – Jesse Franklin, Michigan

SP – Hunter Parsons, Maryland

SP – Karl Kauffmann, Michigan

SP – Seth Lonsway, Ohio State

RP – Bo Hofstra, Purdue

DH – Michael Pineiro, Maryland

At-Large – Cole McKenzie, Purdue


All-Big Ten Freshman Team

C – Michael Trautwein, Northwestern

1B – Maxwell Costes, Maryland

2B – Shawn Goosenberg, Northwestern

SS – Zach Dezenzo, Ohio State

3B – Justin Williams, Penn State

OF – Cam McDonald, Illinois

OF – Grant Richardson, Indiana

OF – Zaid Walker, Michigan State

SP – Michael Doherty, Northwestern

SP – Garrett Burhenn, Ohio State

SP – Seth Lonsway, Ohio State

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