Published on January 15th, 2016 | by Matt Doyle0
Chicago Elite Alumni, Pat Mollo, named All-American!
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Illinois Wesleyan junior catcher Pat Mollo has been chosen to the second team of the 2016 D3baseball.com preseason All-American baseball squads, announced on Wednesday, Jan. 13.
Last season, Mollo (Naperville, Ill. / Naperville North HS) was chosen to the first team of the 2015 All-Central Region teams selected by both D3baseball.com and the American Baseball Coaches Association. The D3baseball.com All-America team is chosen from previous years’ All-American and All-Region nominations.
Mollo batted .361 last spring with eight home runs, 41 runs batted in and 18 doubles, which is tied for fifth most in a single-season at Illinois Wesleyan.
The Titans open their season with a game at Fontbonne in St. Louis on Saturday, March 5.