2 Ospreys named to All-Conference team, A-Sun tourney begins

Travis Gibson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Two members of the UNF baseball team were named to the Atlantic-Sun All-Conference Team on Tuesday.

Catcher Corey Bass and right-fielder Tyler Marincov captured the season ending honors on the eve of the A-Sun conference tournament.

Marincov, a 6-foot-2 junior, batted in the clean-up spot most of the season and did plenty of cleaning up.

He led the team in RBI

Photo Credit: Travis Gibson Corey Bass at the plate against Northern Kentucky.
Photo Credit: Travis Gibson
Corey Bass at the plate against Northern Kentucky.

(51), slugging percentage (.572) and was tied for most home-runs on the team (8) with Drew Weeks.

The Orlando native also started all 55 games for UNF.

Catcher Corey Bass made his presence felt on the defensive side of the plate.

Bass batted for a solid .309 average, but led the conference in throw-outs with 21.

The senior also managed the best pitching staff in the A-sun. Bass is a top-15 finalists for the Johnny Bench award, an honor given to the best catcher in the nation.

Infielders Joe Wielbruda and Kyle Brooks along with outfielder Donnie Dewees and pitcher Michael Renner were selected for 2nd team All-Conference.

UNF begins conference tournament play Wednesday in DeLand, Fla. against Lipscomb at 8:15 p.m.