Roosevelt’s Nick Hoekstra Named to ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team
Roosevelt outfielder Nick Hoekstra has been named to the Region-5 American Baseball Coaches Association and Rawlings Sporting Goods All-Region team.
The all-region teams were selected by the ABCA All-American committee. Hoekstra was one of three outfielders named to the Region-5 team. He is the only player from South Dakota that made the list. He joins a list that features athletes from Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Wisconsin.
Hoekstra had a record breaking year for the Rough Riders. He set a new Roosevelt record for batting average (.469), and also tied a record for home runs in a season (4) according to the Roosevelt Baseball stat book. Hoekstra also had 38 RBI's throughout the year.
Roosevelt finished a perfect 33-0 and won the state championship this past season.
More information about the ABCA/Rawlings All-Region teams can be found here.