May 11th, 2011 @ 1:49 pm | Author: viking sports admin
Viking Baseball Nets Seven DAC Awards
By Ryan Cunningham NewsDakota.com
Valley City--The VCSU Viking baseball team brought home seven Dakota Athletic Conference (DAC) post-season awards.
The Vikings landed three players on the All-DAC first team, three on the second team, and the Freshman of the Year award.
Mike Danielson (Sr., New London, MN) was named to the All-DAC first team as an infielder. Danielson led the DAC in RBI's per game and was second in HR's. Matt Borgford (Sr., Pinawa, MB) was named to the first team as a designated hitter. Borgford hit .330 and collected 28 RBI's. Taylor Nelson (Jr. Anoka, MN) was named to the first team as a starting pitcher. Nelson went 5-2 on the season and held opponents to a .269 BA/against.
Pat Vandoorne (Fr., Boissevain, MB) was named to the second team as a second baseman, and was also the DAC's Freshman of the Year. Preston Jensen (So., Valley City, ND) and Josh Evans (Jr., Hayfield, MN) were named to the second team as outfielders.