Boston, MA - Lyndon State College baseball player Andre Eason Jr. (Waterbury, CT) has been selected to play in the 2018 New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association All-Star Game, to be held on May 31st at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. Eason will join many other top Division II & III seniors on the College Division team. They will face the University Division team consisting of many of New England's top Division I seniors.
Eason, a graduating senior applied psychology and criminal justice major, was Lyndon's center fielder this season. He led the North Atlantic conference with a .411 batting average, his .517 slugging percentage was good for 7th in the NAC. He also drove in 34 runs and collected 12 extra base hits, including nine doubles. Defensively, he recorded 84 putouts and 4 assists against only one error in center field.
Eason led the Hornets to a 20-20 overall record this season, including a 15-7 record in the NAC, the program's best conference mark ever. Lyndon finished in second place in the NAC and finished third in the NAC championship Tournament.