2002 Amherst Baseball Milestones
*Finished with a 19-15 overall record, 5-5 in NESCAC West Division play, narrowly missing a berth in the four-team NESCAC Postseason Championship Tournament.
*Posted a pair of wins over opponents ranked in the top-5 nationally – a 5-4 victory against third-ranked Ohio-Wesleyan and a 5-2 win over fifth-ranked Eastern Connecticut. Eastern Connecticut went on to win the Division III National Championship.
Senior Co-Captain Pitcher Jeff Leduc (Pittsfield, MA)
*Third among NESCAC pitching leaders with a 1.91 ERA.
Senior Second Baseman John Brody (Baltimore, MD)
*NESCAC Spring All-Academic.
*Earned NESCAC Player of the Week honors for the period ending April 28 after finishing 7-for-11 with seven RBI's and two runs scored in a 2-1 week for Amherst.
Senior Pitcher Dave Krauser (Short Hills, NJ)
*Finished 10th in the NESCAC in pitching with a 3.34 ERA.
Sophomore Third Baseman Matt Potter (Durham, NC)
*NCBWA Third-Team New England Region All-American.
*Honorable Mention ECAC All-New England.
*Finished fourth in the NESCAC in batting with a .409 average.
*Fifth in the NESCAC with 52 hits.