Shimrock Earns All-New England Honors

May 21, 2008

Junior Mark Shimrock (Lansdale, Pa.) has been named to the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) Division III All-Star team. The junior was a third-team selection after enjoying a successful spring at Middlebury.

Shimrock had an impressive season for the Panthers at first base, ending the year with a team-high .421 average at the dish. The junior had nine doubles, three triples and five homers this season, while his 44 RBI were second all-time in a single-season at Middlebury. He also slugged at a .669 clip, while tying the school's single-season record with a .996 fielding percentage at first base.