Sophomore catcher Liam Hicks of the Mineral Area College Cardinals baseball team was named a NJCAA honorable mention All-American on Tuesday.

With the honor, Hicks becomes the first-ever 1st Team All-American in MAC baseball history.

Hicks batted .440 on the season with 14 home runs and 56 RBI.

The Cardinals went 32-17 this year with an 8-12 record in Region 16 play.