DuPage County

DuPage County (Tribune illustration / March 8, 2012)

Downers Grove South graduate Nick Tenerelli was named outstanding defensive player by the baseball coaches at Augustana University.

Tenerelli, made only two errors on 266 chances as a catcher, good for a fielding percentage of .993. Tenerelli also made an impact on the offensive end. He hit for .356 with six doubles, two triples, one home run and 31 runs batted in.

The Vikings finished the season with a 29-12 record, including their first regular season College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin championship in 40 years.

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