Two Dirtbag players have been named All-Stars for their respective summer leagues as they approach the midway point of the summer season. Infielder Zack Domingues is a Northwoods League All-Star and Tristan Mercadel made the All-Star team for the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League.
Dirtbag alum and current Colorado Rockies superstar Troy Tulowitzki was voted in as the National League's starting shortstop for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game on July 15. The All-Star Game selection is the fourth of Tulowitzki's career and marks the second year in a row that he has been voted in by the fans.
Head coach Troy Buckley announced the signing of junior college transfers Nico Maida and Ryan Cruz to National Letters of Intent for the 2015 season. Maida recently finished his freshman season at Grossmont College in El Cajon, Calif. while Cruz comes to Long Beach State after two seasons at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, Calif.
Freshman shortstop Garrett Hampson reeled in yet another accolade as a Perfect Game Freshman All-American. Hampson was selected as the Second Team shortstop after his breakout freshman season.