Perfect Game USA Announces All-Americans

George Springer

June 16, 2011

STORRS, Conn. - George Springer and Matt Barnes were named to the 2011 Perfect Game College All-America Teams, as announced Thursday afternoon.

Springer earned a spot on the First Team, while Barnes was named to the Second Team. Both Huskies were most recently named All-Americans by the NCBWA as well as Baseball America.

In 2011, Springer was named the BIG EAST Player of the Year and a Louisville Slugger All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. He was also a Golden Spikes Award semifinalist as well as an All-BIG EAST First Team selection.

Barnes was named the 2011 BIG EAST Pitcher of the Year and a Louisville Slugger All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper as well. He was named to the 2011 All-BIG EAST First Team and was a Golden Spikes Award semifinalist.