Barney Adds Freshman All-America Honor
June 30, 2005
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State shortstop Darwin Barney has been named to Baseball America magazine's Freshman All-America team as a second-team selection, it was announced this week. Barney (Beaverton, Ore./Southridge HS) stepped into the starting lineup on Opening Day and helped the Beavers to the Pacific-10 championship and a berth in the College World Series.
Barney, who was also named the Pac-10 Freshman of the Year, batted .301 for OSU with two home runs, one triple, nine doubles, 44 runs batted in and six stolen bases. In Pac-10 play, he batted .316 with one triple, four doubles, 23 runs batted in and one stolen base.