MEDIA, Pa. -- Penn State Brandywine senior John Gorgone (Ridley, Pa./Ridley) and sophomore Matt Masi (West Chester, Pa./Cardinal O'Hara) were both named United States Collegiate Athletic Association Baseball All-American honorable mention last week.
Gorgone, who also earned honorable mention accolades as a sophomore in 2015, was a First Team All-Penn State University Athletic Conference honoree for the second time this spring. He led the team in batting with a .359 average, while tying for the team lead with 33 hits.
Gorgone came on strong at the end of the season, collecting hits in 15 of his final 17 games with six multi-hit games during that span. He also added 24 runs scored, 17 RBI and eight stolen bases in 31 games overall.
In March, Gorgone recorded the 100th hit of his career and finished with 129 knocks in 135 games over the last four seasons. A .327 career hitter, Gorgone collected 104 runs scored and 93 runs batted in.
One of the top power threats in the USCAA, Masi finished ninth nationally with 17 extra-base hits, including a team-high three home runs. His six triples ranked second in the USCAA, while Masi's 26 RBI were a Brandywine best.
Masi also stole 14 bases and was not thrown out attempting to steal. He collected 29 hits and 18 runs scored in 32 games.
Thirty of Masi's 54 career hits have gone for extra bases, including six home runs over the last two seasons. He has recorded 50 RBI, while scoring 40 runs.
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May 8, 2017 Baseball Falls In PSUAC Tournament
April 25, 2017 Masi, Samohod Sweep PSUAC Baseball Weekly Awards
April 23, 2017 Coaches Corner - Brandywine Baseball Coach Vinny Gallo
April 23, 2017 Brandywine Secures Top Spot In PSUAC East
April 20, 2017 Abington Outslugs Brandywine 13-8
April 19, 2017 Segich And Spitaletta Earn USCAA Hitter Of The Week Honors
April 19, 2017 Brandywine Takes Home Finale From Clarks Summit
April 17, 2017 Brandywine Handles York; Stays In Front In PSUAC East
April 15, 2017 Brandywine Splits On Senior Day
April 14, 2017 Lions Overcome Hazleton; Sweep Three-Game Series
April 11, 2017 DeStefano, Samohod Earn PSUAC Weekly Honors
April 11, 2017 Brandywine Walks Off With 5-4 Triumph Over Schuylkill
April 10, 2017 Brandywine Takes Weekend Series From Wilkes Barre
April 7, 2017 Wilkes Barre Edges Brandywine 5-4
April 5, 2017 Brandywine Pulls Away From York For 9-2 Victory
March 28, 2017 Gorgone Claims PSUAC Hitter Of The Week
March 25, 2017 Brandywine Splits Doubleheader With Scranton
March 24, 2017 Brandywine Drives Past Scranton 13-2 In PSUAC Opener
March 22, 2017 Penn State Honors Brandywine Student-Athletes For Academics
March 9, 2017 Beaver Blanks Brandywine In Florida Finale
March 8, 2017 Brandywine Falls Against Bethel, West Virginia Tech
March 6, 2017 Grace Walks Off With Victory Over Brandywine
March 6, 2017 Samohod Fires Shutout; Brandywine Handles Fayette 10-0
March 6, 2017 Olivet Nazarene Bests Brandywine In Vero Beach
March 4, 2017 Lions Top TIU For First Win
March 4, 2017 Harriers Use Big Inning To Run Away From Brandywine
February 26, 2017 Brandywine Drops Sunday Doubleheader To Fisher
February 25, 2017 Fisher Takes First Two Games Of Weekend Series From Lions
February 19, 2017 Cabrini Takes Back-And-Forth Doubleheader From Brandywine
February 17, 2017 Brandywine Baseball Opens 2017 Season Sunday
January 5, 2017 Baseball Releases 2017 Schedule