Stephen Born Selected to Academic All-Patriot League Baseball Team
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – In an announcement by the league’s office on Friday, junior OF Stephen Born was named as one of 12 baseball student-athletes on the Academic All-Patriot League Team. This is the second straight year that Born has earned this honor that recognizes one’s success both on and off the field. The baseball sports information contacts from the Patriot League voted on the 12-man team.
This is the second academic honor for Born this month was recognized as a member of the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team on May 4. Born is an operations research major and carries a 3.77 cumulative grade-point average. He has earned Naval Academy accolades on the Superintendent's and Commandant's List in each of his first five semesters.
The Mids’ three-hole hitter, Born has posted a .291 batting average with 55 hits, 41 runs scored, 12 doubles, two triples, two home runs and 36 RBIs. The Pennsylvania native has also proven himself to be as asset the base paths with nine stolen bases. In the statistical rankings of the Patriot League, Born is fifth in runs, seventh in RBIs, ninth in doubles, ninth in stolen bases and tenth in hits.
To be eligible for the Corvias Scholar-Athlete of the Year award and the Academic All-Patriot League Team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average and be a starter or key player. Freshmen or students in their first academic year at their school are not eligible for the honor.
Corvias Patriot League Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Kris Lindner, Army (Sr.)
Baseball Academic All-Patriot League Team
Kris Lindner, Army West Point (Sr.)*
Cam Opp, Army West Point (So.)
Jeff Gottesman, Bucknell (So.)
Keifer Rawlings, Bucknell (Jr.)
Joe Cravero, Holy Cross (Sr.)
Trevor Houck, Lafayette (Sr.)
Luke Robinson, Lafayette (Jr.)
Alex Woinski, Lafayette (Sr.)*
Jacen Nalesnik, Lehigh (Sr.)*
David Young, Lehigh (Sr.)*
Connor Donovan, Lehigh (Sr.)
Stephen Born, Navy (Jr.)*