Baseball Has Strongest Season in Nearly Two Decades

baseball teamSUNY Oswego finished the season at 27-13, tying the program record for the most wins in a single season. The team also made its first NCAA Championship appearance since 1996, earning the four seed in the New York Regional. Several team members earned accolades for their performances throughout the season.

After being selected to the All-Region Team, first baseman and pitcher Jordan Giller ’16 of Toronto, infielder and catcher Eric Hamilton ’17 of Liverpool, N.Y., pitcher Brendyn Karinchak ’15 of Walden, N.Y., and outfielder Dan Saccocio ’15 of Scotia, N.Y., were named to the All-New York Region Teams as recognized by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings. Giller and Saccocio both took home first team honors, while Karinchak earned second team and Hamilton third team accolades.

Giller and Saccocio were also selected as First Team All-District 3 members of the 2015 Capital One Academic All-District Baseball Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Saccocio was recognized by CoSIDA as a Capital One First Team Academic All-American. The senior maintained a 3.95 grade-point average in business administration while he finished the season ranked in the top 30 of seven different national statistical categories.

—Oswego Athletics

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  1. I would like to make a donation to the baseball team in the name of my grandson, Zachary Whelan. I am having trouble doing that. Can you help me? I hope so since I would like to support my grandson. How do I make a donation?

    • Hi Doris! Gifts can be made online at or by calling the Development Office at 315-312-3003. I’ve forwarded your information to one of our staff members and you should hear from us soon. Thank you for your support!

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