Jaspers' Rizzotti named MAAC Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year
After perhaps the greatest season by a freshman in league history, Manhattan College?s Matt Rizzotti has been named both MAAC Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year. The Jaspers' first baseman tied or led the league in hitting, home runs, RBI's, doubles, on-base percentage, slugging percentage, runs scored, walks and total bases. Rizzotti is one of six Jaspers named All-MAAC First Team. The others include Gary Diaz, John Fitzpatrick, Chris Cody, Nick Derba and Eric Nieto.