June 20, 2012
All-Atlantic Region Team | ABCA All-America Team
OMAHA, Neb. - NC State's Carlos Rodon and Chris Diaz landed on the ABCA/Rawlings All-America Team, announced Wednesday.
Rodon captured another first team honor, keeping his perfect record on first team selections alive. Diaz earned a third team mention at shortstop, his second after making the Louisville Slugger third team.
The last time NC State more than one player named to the ABCA All-America team came in 1954.
The Wolfpack also dominated the ABCA All-Atlantic Region team, announced at the same time. Diaz and Rodon made the first team alongside Ryan Mathews, giving the Pack more first team mentions than any other school in the region.
Danny Canela represented the second team's catcher, bringing State's total to four selections on the All-Atlantic Region team, tied with Appalachian State for the most mentions combining the first and second teams.