Descalso '04 Honored at Hot Stove (Baseball, Varsity)
Posted January 28
Former Lancer baseball player Daniel Descalso '04 was honored at the 26th Annual Santa Clara County Hot Stove Banquet on January 26th. He earned the Santa Clara County Minor League Player of the Year.
Descalso was honored for his achievements this past year. He helped the 2009 Team USA win the Gold during the World Championships in Italy this past fall. In 2007 Descalso was drafted in the 3rd round by the Saint Louis Cardinals, after his junior year at UC Davis. The past summer he batted .323 for AA Springfield in the Texas League. He was named to the mid and post season Texas League All-Star teams. He finished the season with a call up to the AAA Memphis Redbirds. Daniel will be attending spring training next month with the big league club.