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Carolina returned to the College World Series for the sixth time in the last eight years.
Carolina returned to the College World Series for the sixth time in the last eight years.
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2013 Diamond Heels Season Recap
Release: 06/26/2013

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- The 2013 North Carolina baseball team set several records en route to its sixth College World Series appearance in the last eight years. Below is a list of team and individual honors accomplished during this historic season.

TEAM AWARDS
S.H. Basnight Award: Most Valuable Players - Cody Stubbs, Colin Moran
S.H. Basnight Award: Most Valuable Pitchers - Kent Emanuel, Trent Thornton
Walter Rabb Award: Most Improved - Cody Stubbs
Francis "Tripp" Bourne Award: Most Dedicated - Chris Munnelly, Brian Holberton, Michael Russell

TEAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• ACC Coastal Division Champion
• ACC Regular Season Champion
• ACC Tournament Champion
• NCAA Chapel Hill Regional Champion
• NCAA Chapel Hill Super Regional Champion
• 10th College World Series Appearance

TEAM RECORDS SET
59 wins, one shy of ACC record
542 runs scored (previous record - 541, 2002)
369 walks (previous record - 358, 2011)
11 shutouts (previous record - 9, 2006, 2012)
.215 batting average against (tied with 1970 team)

INDIVIUDAL HONORS
Skye Bolt, Fr., OF, Woodstock, Ga.
• Baseball America First Team Freshman All-America
• Perfect Game First Team Freshman All-America
• NCBWA Freshman All-America
• Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America
• Second Team All-ACC

Kent Emanuel, Jr., LHP, Woodstock, Ga.
• Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist
• Golden Spikes Award Watch List
• Louisville Slugger 1st Team All-America
• Perfect Game 2nd Team All-America
• ABCA 2nd Team All-America
• NCBWA 3rd Team All-America
• ACC Pitcher of the Year
• First Team All-ACC
• ABCA All-Atlantic Region
• ACC All-Tournament Team
• Astros Foundation College Classic All-Tournament Team
• CB360.com Primetime Performer (3/6)
• Baseball America Midseason All-America
• Selected 74th overall (3rd round) by Houston in MLB Draft

Chaz Frank, Sr., OF, Lexington, N.C.
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• ACC All-Tournament Team
• Selected 595th overall (20th round) by Toronto in MLB Draft

Brian Holberton, Jr., C/OF, Charlotte, N.C.
• College World Series All-Tournament Team
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• Selected 257th overall (9th round) by Houston in MLB Draft

Hobbs Johnson, Jr., LHP, Rocky Mount, N.C.
• Selected 422nd overall (14th round) by Milwaukee in MLB Draft

Landon Lassiter, Fr., DH, High Point, N.C.
• Baseball America First Team Freshman All-America
• Perfect Game First Team Freshman All-America
• NCBWA Freshman All-America
• Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• Astros Foundation College Classic All-Tournament Team

Colin Moran, Jr., 3B, Rye, N.Y.
• Golden Spikes Award Finalist
• Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist
• Baseball America 1st Team All-America
• Perfect Game 1st Team All-America
• ABCA 1st Team All-America
• NCBWA 1st Team All-America
• Louisville Slugger 2nd Team All-America
• ACC Player of the Year
• All-ACC First Team
• ABCA All-Atlantic Region
• NCBWA District IV Player of the Year
• College World Series All-Tournament Team
• ACC Player of the Week (4/15)
• NCBWA National Hitter of the Week (4/16)
• Selected sixth overall (1st round) by Miami in MLB Draft

Benton Moss, So., RHP, Enfield, N.C.
• ACC Pitcher of the Week (3/18)
• CoSIDA Academic All-District

Chris Munnelly, Sr., RHP, Winston-Salem, N.C.
• Signed free agent contract with the Houston Astros

Michael Russell, So., SS, Huntersville, N.C.
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• Astros Foundation College Classic All-Tournament Team

Cody Stubbs, Sr., 1B, Waynesville, N.C.
• Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist
• Louisville Slugger Third Team All-America
• NCAA Chapel Hill Regional MVP
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• First Team All-ACC
• ACC Tournament MVP
• ACC All-Tournament Team
• ACC Player of the Week (3/11)
• ACC Player of the Week (4/8)
• Selected 234th overall (8th round) by Kansas City in MLB Draft

Trent Thornton, Fr., RHP, Charlotte, N.C.
• Baseball America First Team Freshman All-America
• Perfect Game First Team Freshman All-America
• NCBWA Freshman All-America
• Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team
• Second Team All-ACC

Mike Zolk, So., 2B, Philadelphia, Pa.
• NCAA Chapel Hill All-Regional Team

SINGLE-SEASON TOP 10 RECORDS
At-Bats:
• 281 - Colin Moran - 8th

Runs:
• 76 - Colin Moran - T6th
• 75 - Landon Lassiter - T8th

Hits:
• 101 - Cody Stubbs - 10th

Doubles:
• 26 - Cody Stubbs - T2nd

Triples:
• 5 - Chaz Frank - T10th

RBIs:
• 91 - Colin Moran - 1st
• 76 - Cody Stubbs - 5th

Walks:
• 63 - Colin Moran - 2nd
• 53 - Landon Lassiter - T5th

Wins:
• 12 - Trent Thornton - T5th (Freshman record)
• 11 - Kent Emanuel - T9th

Winning Percentage (min. 5 dec.):
• 1.000 (6-0) - Chris Munnelly - T1st

Innings:
• 131.2 - Kent Emanuel - 2nd

ERA (min. 55 IP):
• 1.37 - Trent Thornton - 9th

CAREER TOP 10 RECORDS
At-Bats:
• 809 - Chaz Frank - 10th

Triples:
• 15 - Chaz Frank - 2nd

RBIs:
• 197 - Colin Moran - 5th

Walks:
• 131 - Colin Moran - 4th
• 127 - Chaz Frank - 5th

Wins:
• 28 - Kent Emanuel - T4th

Innings:
• 346.0 - Kent Emanuel - 4th

Strikeouts:
• 287 - Kent Emanuel - 5th

 


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