Five From @ACCBaseball Named All-Americans by ABCA


Florida State’s Stewart, Virginia’s Kirby named to first team

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Five players from the Atlantic Coast Conference were named All-Americans by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA), announced Wednesday. The five from the ACC is tied for the most from any league.

Florida State OF DJ Stewart and Virginia LHP Nathan Kirby were selected to the first team. NC State SS Trea Turner and Virginia RHP Nick Howard garnered second-team accolades, while Miami LHP Chris Diaz was named to the third team.

Stewart, Kirby, and Turner are unanimous All-Americans, having been selected by Baseball America, NCBWA, Louisville Slugger, Perfect Game, and ABCA. 

Twelve ACC players collected a combined 30 All-America honors from the five publications.