May 15, 2012 Greenville, S.C. --
San Diego Christian College catcher Nick Bando has been named to the NCCAA All-West Region team.
Bando, a junior from Gilbert, Arizona, finished the season batting .314 with one homerun and 20 RBIs, while leading the team with 21 walks and posting a .407 on base percentage. More impressive was Bando’s defensive work, where the Hawks’ catcher cut down 11 of 26 attempted base stealers. In addition, Bando saw time in centerfield, rightfield, pitcher, first base, and as a designated hitter.
Bando helped lead the Hawks to an 11 game improvement in the win column in 2012. SDCC finished 19-32 and only two games back from making the GSAC playoffs.
Bando is the second SDCC player in history to be named to the NCCAA All-West Region team.
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