MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Senior relief pitcher Kyle Scallion has been named a D3baseball.com pre-season All-America in selections announced Tuesday by the website.
Scallion, the Hornets closer, is an honorable mention selection to the fourth annual pre-season team.
In 2011, Scallion was 6-2 with six saves and a 2.01 ERA in 40 1/3 innings pitched. Scallion struck out 29 and opposing batters hit just .221 against him in 24 appearances.
The northern Virginia native was an All-USA South, USA South All-Tournament and All-South Region selection last spring.
Shenandoah, which has appeared in the last three South Region title games and made two appearances in the national championships, opens its season on February 17 against No. 4 Cortland (N.Y.) State.