Hawks have G-R All-Star diamond trio

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 10 June 2016 at 12:00 am

Photo by Mike Wertman – Earning first team Genesee Region All-Star baseball honors from Holley/Kendall is this trio of Nick Passarell, Dylan Hillabush and Collin Papaj.

Division 1 champion Holley/Kendall has placed a trio of players on the Genesee Region League All-Star baseball team.

The Hawks trio includes junior pitcher Dylan Hillabush, senior centerfielder Nick Passarell and junior outfielder Collin Papaj.

Hillabush posted a 5-0 record on the mound iin G-R action registering 52 strikeouts in 32 innings and compiling an earned run average of 0.92. At the plate, he hit .395 with 3 doubles and 13 RBIs.

Passarell, the team captain, hit .411 including 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run and 15 RBIs.

Papaj, the Hawks speedy leadoff hitter, hit .444 with 2 doubles, 7 RBIs and 12 stolen bases.