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Junior Medina, Baseball, Stonehill, Class of 2002
Junior Medina was an outfielder for the Stonehill baseball program from 1999-2002, a stretch that saw the Skyhawks win a pair of NE10 Regular Season Championships and the 2000 NE10 Baseball Tournament Championship. He was an ABCA Division II First Team All-American as a senior, in addition to earning Northeast Region Player of the Year and NE10 Player of the Year that season. A three-time NE10 First Team All-Conference selection, Medina holds four school records in total bases (500), hits (282), home runs (48) and runs scored (220).
During his senior season, Medina launched 19 home runs – leading all NE10 players and ranking second nationally. As a rookie in 1999, he was named NE10 Freshman of the Year. Medina becomes the sixth NE10 baseball player inducted into the Hall of Fame and the first from Stonehill.
The NE10 is proud to welcome nine additions to the Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2019. The league adds a pair of national-title winning teams, in addition to seven exceptional former student-athletes, to its Hall of Fame.
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