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Contact: Paul Sweeney, NEIBA Publicist
Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2006
Phone: 617/627-3586


MEDFORD -- The New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) will hold its 32nd annual College Baseball All-Star Game at Fenway Park on Sunday, May 28 after the Red Sox-Devil Rays game. A team made up of Division I All-New England First and Second Team players will face a squad consisting of All-New England Division II players and New England Division III Senior All-Stars. The game is expected to start at approximately 6:30 pm. Tickets will be five dollars at Gate D and fans with tickets to that day's Red Sox game may stay for the second game.

Among the players selected to play in the game are Ivy League Player of the Year Marc Sawyer from Yale, Atlantic 10 Conference Pitcher of the Year Steve Holmes from Rhode Island, Northeast 10 Conference Player of the Year Garrett Olson from Franklin Pierce, Northeast 10 Pitcher of the Year Ryan Williams from Saint Anselm College, New York College Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Year Ed Sempey from New Haven, NESCAC Pitcher of the Year Joe Vladeck from Amherst, MASCAC Co-Players of the Year Jeff LaHair from Worcester State and Derek Lyons from Salem State, Little East Conference Player of the Year Jeremy Schilling from Keene State and Great Northeast Athletic Conference Pitcher and Tri-Player of the Year Jason Connelly from Western New England.

The University Division Team won last year's game, 8-2, and leads the series 20-9-1 overall.


# Player, Year, School Pos. Ht. Wt. B/T Hometown/High School
7 Will Bashelor, Jr., Dartmouth OF 6'0" 180 R/R Bozrah, CT/Norwich Free Academy
34 Kevin Boggan, Jr., Boston College P 6'2" 195 R/R Lexington, MA/Lexington
23 Kyle Brault, Sr., Vermont OF 6'1" 200 R/R Milton, VT/Milton
7 Paul Christian, Sr., Brown OF 6'0" 205 R/R Chapel Hill, NC/Chapel Hill
27 Larry Day, Jr., Connecticut C 6'0" 205 R/R Amesbury, MA/St. John's Prep
23 Jamie Degidio, So., Rhode Island P 5'11" 180 R/R Narragansett, RI/Narragansett
27 Chris Emanuele, Sr., Northeastern OF 6'0" 195 R/R Mississauga, ONT/Michael Power/St. Joseph
1 Tucker Frawley, Sr., Holy Cross 2B 5'8" 165 S/R New Haven, CT/Hopkins School
8 Steve Holmes, Jr., Rhode Island P 6'2" 205 R/R Lincoln, RI/Lincoln
10 Joe Hough, Sr., Maine OF 6'0" 200 R/R West Roxbury, MA/Catholic Memorial
19 Josh Klimkiewicz, Sr., Harvard 1B 6'2" 215 R/R Lexington, MA/BB&N
22 Kevin McAvoy, Fr., Maine 3B 5'11" 175 R/R Brewer, ME/Brewer
15 Shawn McGill, Sr., Boston College C 6'4"   215 R/R South Kingstown, RI/South Kingstown
25 Matt McGraw, Jr., Maine DH 5'11" 185 R/R Burlington, ONT/Nelson
45 Tim Norton, Sr., Connecticut P 6'5" 230 R/R Pascoag, RI/Burrillville
22 Adam Ottavino, Jr., Northeastern P 6'5" 215 R/R Brooklyn, NY/Berkeley Carroll
11 Ryan Quintal, Sr., Maine OF 5'11" 190 L/L Manchester, NH/Memorial
11 Ted Ratliff, Jr., Boston College P 5'11" 175 R/R Harvard, IL/Crystal Lake Central
27 Brett Rosenthal, Jr., Yale P 5'10" 170 R/R Irving, TX/Greenhill School
4 Sean Salvatore, Jr., Central Connecticut SS 5'10" 200 R/R Southington, CT/Southington
12 Marc Sawyer, Jr., Yale 1B 6'3" 205 L/L Largo, FL/The Canterbury School
9 Curt Smith, So., Maine SS 5'10" 200 R/R Willemstad, Curacao/Peter Stuyvesant
6 Mike Tamsin, Fr., Northeastern DH 6'2" 245 L/R Branford, CT/Branford
5 Bryan Tews, Jr., Brown 2B 6'1" 195 R/R Park Ridge, IL/Loyola Academy
19 Nick Tucci, Sr., Connecticut P 6'3" 205   R/R Medford, MA/Medford
24 Steffan Wilson, So., Harvard 3B 6'1" 220 R/R State College, PA/State College

COACH: Jim Penders, Connecticut


# Player, Year, School Pos. Ht. Wt. B/T Hometown/High School
11 Jamie Baker, Wheaton P 6'0" 180 L/R Boxford, MA/Masconomet
11 Mike Chambers, Sr., Franklin Pierce 2B 6'0" 190 R/R Londonderry, NH/Londonderry
3 Greg Chertok, Tufts. SS 6'0" 180 R/R New City, NY/Clarkstown North
2 Jason Connelly, Western New England UT 6'0" 180 L/R Scituate, MA/Scituate
21 Pat Donovan, Jr., UMass Lowell P 5'9" 190 L/R Lowell, MA/Lowell
26 Tim Dunphy, Brandeis P 6'3" 190 L/L Cambridge, MA/Rindge & Latin
23 Bryan Duplissie, Sr., Franklin Pierce UT 6'4" 240 R/R East Swanzey, NH/Monadnock
9 Ted Dziuba, Babson C 5'10" 185 L/R Wayne, NJ/Wayne Valley
11 Jerod Edmondson, Jr., Saint Anselm 1B 6'1" 190 L/R Johnson City, NY/Johnson City
18 Andy Koocher, Wheaton 1B 6'1" 180 L/R Portland, ME/Portland
3 Jeff LaHair, Worcester State 2B 5'11" 190 R/R Worcester, MA/Holy Name
7 Ricky Leclerc, Bowdoin DH 6'1" 215 R/R Manchester, NH/Northfield Mt.Hermon
24 Jared Lemieux, Bowdoin OF 5'10" 190 L/L Readfield, ME/Maranacook
5 Derek Lyons, Salem State SS 6'0" 185 R/R Danvers, MA/Danvers
7 Michael Moras, So., New Haven C 6'0" 190 R/R. Orange, CT/Amity
24 Jim O'Leary, Tufts OF 6'4" 225 L/R North Easton, MA/Roxbury Latin
13 Garrett Olson, Jr., Franklin Pierce SS 6'2" 200 R/R Norway, ME/Oxford Hills
33 Jose Ortiz, Jr., Southern Connecticut 3B 5'10" 210 L/R Waterbury, CT/Crosby
34 Shane Presutti, So., Franklin Pierce P 6'3" 185 R/R Southbridge, MA/Quinsigamont CC
2 Joe Ramoin, Middlebury OF 5'10" 200 R/R Nederland, TX/Nederland
20 Jeremy Schilling, Keene State OF 6'5" 205 R/R Centerville, MA/Barnstable
19 Ed Sempey, Sr., New Haven. P 6'1" 215 R/R Clinton, CT/Clinton-Morgan
13 Chris Shanahan, Daniel Webster C 5'9" 190 R/R Tyngsborough, MA/Tyngsborough
25 Elliot Shea, Sr., Franklin Pierce OF 6'0" 200 R/R Jaffrey, NH/Conant
30 Billy Sittig, Sr., Stonehill P 6'3" 205 R/R West Roxbury, MA/Catholic Memorial
17 Zak Smotherman, Tufts P 6'3" 215 L/L Westborough, MA/Phillips Andover
21 Rick Sotiropoulos, Jr., Merrimack OF 5'9" 180 L/R. Ipswich, MA/Ipswich
19 Joe Vladeck, Amherst P 6'4" 225 R/R Washington, DC/Woodrow Wilson
28 Ryan Williams, Jr., Saint Anselm P 6'2" 195 R/R Lynnfield, MA/St. John's Prep

COACHES: Jayson King, Franklin Pierce; Eric Podbelski, Wheaton.

** These rosters include players who are injured or who play on teams in the NCAA Tournaments and will be unable to attend the All-Star game. Substitutes will be named, but these are the official rosters **