Peyou Named to America East All-Championship Team

Peyou Named to America East All-Championship Team

Vestal, N.Y. -- Freshman outfielder Morgan Peyou (Mercer Island, Wash./Mercer Island) was named to the America East All-Championship Team, the conference announced on Saturday. 

Peyou batted .500 (5-for-10), including a triple, with a run scored in three tournament games for UMBC this past week. The Retrievers picked up their first America East Tournament win since 2008 on Wednesday when they knocked off Hartford 4-0. The freshman was also named to the America East All-Rookie Team on Tuesday night.

Second-seeded Maine went undefeated in the double-elimination tournament; beating third-seeded Albany, followed by knocking-off regular season champion and host Binghamton, before defeating Albany 14-1 (5 innings) in the title game to win their first America East championship since 2004.