Of the 10,000+ student-athletes that suited up this year in the sport of baseball in Divisions I, II and III, only 126 earn NJCAA All-America honors.
June 7, 2012 Hunter Balmer from Brigham City, UT was named 2nd Team All-American in NJCAA baseball. Balmer, a Sophomore batted .426 this past season for the Dawson Community College Buccaneers in Glendive Montana.
Balmer also received honors earlier in the season. He was named MON-DAK conference Player of the Year, All-Region and All-District. "He has been a fantastic addition to his Montana team" said Buccaneer Head Coach Aaron Carroll. "Being selected as an All-American is a great honor for Hunter. He had a huge season for us and deserves all these awards. Hunter also graduated with a 3.4 GPA. He is a true student-athlete.”