San Diego baseball's Ariel Armas is among the 16 semifinalists for the 2024 Buster Posey National Collegiate Catcher of the Year Award, recognizing the top Division I collegiate catcher.

By the Numbers
  • Armas batted .301 with 32 runs, 6 doubles, 6 home runs, and 25 RBIs.
  • In WCC play, he hit .364 with 19 runs, 3 doubles, 4 home runs, and 16 RBIs.
  • Armas posted a .998 fielding percentage, throwing out 13 base stealers and leading with 17.64 Defensive Runs Saved.
State of Play
  • San Diego secured the top seed and a first-round BYE in the 2024 WCC Tournament at Las Vegas Ballpark.
  • They will start the tournament on Thursday, May 23, as the Toreros face the lowest advancing seed from the opening round.
What's Next

Scheduled to play in the 2024 WCC Tournament, Armas and San Diego aim to continue their successful season and compete for the championship.

Bottom Line

Ariel Armas stands out as a standout collegiate catcher, showcasing both offensive prowess and stellar defense, leading San Diego in a strong position for the upcoming WCC Tournament.