NEWS CENTER - Tommy Lawrence's debut season with UMaine baseball impressed enough eyes across that he's being regard as one of the nation's best pitchers.
The senior pitcher was voted to the Collegiate Baseball Daily/Louisville Slugger All-America Third Team after an 11-3 season in which he set a school and league record for wins.
The right-hander, who 104.2 innings and 78 striketous with a 2.32 ERA, took home America East and ECAC pitcher of the year honors leading the Black Bears to a regular season title and the conference championship game. Lawrence was also selected to the America East First Team, the America East All-Tournament Team and Northeast Region First Team.
Maine opens their season February 14th at Miami.