UVA’s Chris Newell & Stephen Schoch named Preseason All-American

UVA’s Chris Newell & Stephen Schoch named Preseason All-American
UVA freshman Chris Newell celebrates a grand slam (Source: wvir)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia baseball team had two players named D1Baseball Preseason All-America on Tuesday.

Chris Newell was a First Team selection at outfield.

The sophomore batted .407 during the truncated 2020 season, and had 20 RB in 18 games played.

Stephen Schoch is a Third-Team selection at relief pitcher.

The grad transfer appeared in 11 games last season, recorded five saves, and struck out 24 batters in 16.2 innings pitched.

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