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Saint Mary’s puts five on
Preseason All-WCC Team
Saint Mary’s led all teams with five players on
the Preseason All-West Coast Conference Team, in voting by the
league’s head coaches and released by the conference office.
The Gaels’ quintet included senior right-hander
Kyle Barraclough, senior infielder Troy Channing, junior righty
Martin Agosta, junior outfielder Brenden Kalfus and junior
infielder Patrick Wisdom.
The 2011 WCC Co-Players of the Year, Kris Bryant
of San Diego and Marco Gonzales of Gonzaga, were also members of
The 2012 season starts on Friday, Feb. 17, with
all nine teams in action. Conference play begins Feb. 23 with
BYU visiting Saint Mary’s. The top team in the regular-season
standings earns the WCC Championship and the automatic bid to
the NCAA Tournament.
2012 Preseason All-WCC Team
Kris Bryant, San Diego, So. 3B/1B
Troy Channing, Saint Maryʼs, Sr. IF
Turner Gill, Portland, So. IF/OF
Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga, So. IF
Bryan Haar, San Diego, Sr. UTIL
Brenden Kalfus, Saint
Maryʼs, Jr. OF
Corey LeVier, San Diego, Sr. 1B/OF
Matt Lowenstein, Loyola Marymount, Jr. OF
Joe Sever, Pepperdine, Jr. IF
Patrick Wisdom, Saint Maryʼs, Jr. IF
Martin Agosta, Saint Maryʼs, Jr. RHP
Kyle Barraclough, Saint Maryʼs, Sr. RHP
Dylan Covey, San Diego, So. RHP
Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga, So. LHP
Kyle Kraus, Portland, Sr.