Diewert named to All-Tournament baseball team

Zach Diewert celebrates after hitting a home run in an 8-4 win over Eastern Florida in the state tournament. His performance in three games earned him a place on the All-Tournament Team. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Zach Diewert celebrates after hitting a home run in an 8-4 win over Eastern Florida in the state tournament. His performance in three games earned him a place on the All-Tournament Team. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Zach Diewert of Polk State College has been named to the 2017 FCSAA State/NJCAA Region 8 All-Tournament baseball team. 

In three games (May 5, 6, and 7) at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Diewert had six hits, three runs, and two RBI. 

He homered, doubled three times, walked twice, and stole a base. 

"Zach had a great overall year for us, and he showed his ability to continue to perform and produce against some of the best arms in the state," said Head Coach Al Corbeil. 

"It's very nice to see him recognized to the All-Tournament Team."  

A sophomore outfielder from Chemainus, BC, Canada, Diewert has committed to continuing his academic and athletic career at the University of Missouri. 

For the season, Diewert had 64 runs (second in FCSAA), 46 walks (second in FCSAA), 32 stolen bases (fourth in FCSAA, seventh in NJCAA), 17 doubles (fourth in FCSAA).   

He finished the season with a .440 on-base percentage and a .500 slugging percentage.

Sep 23
Baseball 12:00 PM
vs. Seminole State College of Florida
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 23
Baseball 3:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 24
Baseball 12:00 PM
vs. Palm Beach State College
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 24
Baseball 3:00 PM
vs. Eastern Florida State College
@ Lake Myrtle Sports Complex
Auburndale, Fla.
Sep 29
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Walter Fuller Complex
St. Petersburg, Fla.
Sep 29
Baseball 3:30 PM
vs. St. Petersburg College
@ Walter Fuller Complex
Suncoast Tournament St. Petersburg, Fla.
Oct 04
Baseball 5:00 PM
South Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.

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