Josh Paino earns WAC Defensive Player of the Year and multiple All-WAC First Team accolades in the postseason baseball awards, contributing significantly to California Baptist's successful season.

By the Numbers
  • Josh Paino accumulated 94 assists, 37 putouts, and a .970 fielding percentage in WAC games.
  • Mitchel Simon led the WAC with 24 home runs and 59 RBIs while maintaining a .284 batting average.
State of Play
  • California Baptist received a total of eight different honors for five players in the WAC postseason awards.
  • The team will compete in the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in Mesa, Arizona, with their first game scheduled for 4 p.m. on Wednesday at Hohokam Stadium.
Bottom Line

Josh Paino's recognition as the WAC Defensive Player of the Year, along with the team's overall success in the awards, highlights the outstanding contributions of individual players to California Baptist's baseball program.