Ocasio is also the ninth Friar to be named Player of the Year. The others: Mike Halphide and Richard Rusey (1982, D-2A co-POY), Brian Heifferon (1994, D-II), Michael Kim (1998 and 1999, D-II), Trevor Clark and Adam Hewko (2002, D-II co-POY), Hewko (2003, D-II) and Daniel Garcia (2005, D-II).
Silva's CIF championship came last year in the 106-pound weight class, but the 17-year-old has worked to move up to the 113-pound weight class this season. As a captain for the Friars, Silva relies on communication and discipline to lead his teammates.
Krebs played both offensive and defensive line for the Friars his senior season and was a member of the Curia while serving as team captain for multiple games this year. During his junior season he was also selected All-Trinity League.
Senior CJ Masciel has signed to play baseball at Cal Baptist University. The Friars shortstop shared, "I really like the campus and the culture of the team. It is clear that they treat each other as family and stick together." He went on to say, "CBU is a great school and I can't wait to continue my athletic career and education there."