CollegeBaseballInsider.com has name USC lefty Michael Roth its 2011 National Player of the Year. Roth was 14-3 with a 1.06 ERA this season for the national champion Gamecocks.
Roth was also made the site’s first team All-American list. His teammate and Gamecock closer Matt Price also made the first team. College of Charleston third baseman Matt Leeds was on the first team as well.
Making the second team was Charleston’s Daniel Aldrich and USC’s John Taylor. Presbyterian DH Brad Zebedis, Gamecock first baseman Christian Walker and Clemson shortstop Brad Miller earned honorable mention.