Six USC Aiken baseball standouts have been named to the Peach Belt Conference all-academic team, as announced by the league office.
Evan Condon, Sean McQuillan, Lindsey Robinson Jr., Blake Seigler, Will Varnadore and Daniel Wiggins have been named to the team.
Condon, a sophomore from Marietta, Georgia, has a 3.44 GPA in exercise and sports science. McQuillan, a junior from Cary, North Carolina, sports a 3.978 GPA in business. Robinson, Jr., is a senior from Timmonsville with a 3.458 GPA in exercise and sports science. Seigler is a junior from North Augusta. He has a 3.609 GPA in business. Varnadore, a junior from Aiken, tallies a 3.476 GPA in business. Wiggins, a senior from Evans, registers a 3.637 GPA in business.
To be eligible for the team, a student-athlete must 1. participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2. have achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3. have completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility. The PBC Sports Information Directors oversee the program.
The PBC will recognize the Teams of Academic Distinction for all spring sports, even with all events canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Players named to the teams are based on grades through the fall 2019 semester.