Chowan's Aaron Carroll Named CIAA Baseball Coach of the
April 21, 2011
PETERSBURG, VA – Chowan University Head Baseball Coach Aaron Carroll has been named 2011 CIAA Coach of the Year. Carroll was awarded the honor at the CIAA ceremony on the campus of Virginia State University on Wednesday, April 20th.
Carroll led Chowan to a 29-14 overall record this season, the most wins the program has had since the 2008 season. The Hawks earned the top seed in the CIAA Tournament, which begins tomorrow, after compiling a 25-3 conference record.
Chowan is currently on a 15 game winning streak and has not dropped a game since April 2nd. The Hawks posted an outstanding 14-1 record on the road this season and led the CIAA in batting average, on-base percentage, walks drawn, and sacrifice bunts.
Carroll helped produce three players who made the All-CIAA First team: Colby Wiggins, Ryan Moore, and Justin Bagbey. Wiggins was also named CIAA Rookie of the Year.