First Team honors on the Northeast-10 Conference All-Conference Team
Revere’s Matt Costanza was recently honored as Northeast-10 All-Conference, taking First Team honors at the utility position following an outstanding 2018 season on the pitcher’s mound, at bat and on the field at American International College (AIC) in Springfield.
Matt led the Yellow Jackets in various categories; a batting average of .329, hitting 10 doubles, scoring 26 RBI’s and having an ERA of .297. In March, Costanza threw a complete game and upset #6-ranked University of New Haven, taking a win with a 2-0 score. In the shut-out outing, Matt gave up a mere six hits and one walk, and having 6 strikeouts to his credit during that game as well. Following this outing, Costanza was named Northeast-10 Pitcher of the Week and East Region Pitcher of the Week.
Costanza’s season didn’t stop there – he was named AIC’s Second Year Student Athlete of the Year. Matt had 16 multi-hit games, which included a 3-5 with 1 RBI and a 3-4 game with 2 RBI’s in a crucial win over the College of St. Rose. Between March 10 and March 22, he piled up an 11-game hitting streak.