Wilbur Receives Honors from ABCA/Rawlings, All State, and Big Stick Award

Wilbur Receives Honors from ABCA/Rawlings, All State, and Big Stick Award

On June 4th, the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings announced the Pacific Association Division All-Region Teams. Amongst the student-athletes honored was Barstow Vikings sophomore Judah Wilbur as Pacific Association Southern California All-Region First Team. The Pacific Association Division consist of junior colleges from the California Community College Athletic Association and Northwest Athletic Conference, a total of 106 colleges that offer baseball. This recognition slates Wilbur as one of the best Junior College infielders on the West Coast and will now be considered for All-American Honors.

Judah Wilbur finished his career as a Viking as one of top baseball players to ever come through Barstow Community College. Wilbur's sophomore campaign was nothing short of exceptional, setting seven new Barstow Community College single season offensive records based on stats recorded with the CCCAA. Judah now holds the Viking Baseball season records for Batting Average (.416), Hits (72), Runs (47), Home Runs (9), RBI (53), On Base Percentage (.493), Slugging Percentage (.711), and OPS (1.204).

These offensive stats propelled Wilbur to First Team All-State, and honor that includes the best players from both the North and South Divisions of the California Community College Athletic Association. Wilbur was also selected as the winner of The Big Stick Award for the South Division. This award signifies the most complete and best hitter in Southern California.

Judah Wilbur's Offensive Stats

Category Stat So Cal Rank California Rank Pacific Athletic Division Rank
Batting Average .416 3rd 4th 4th
Runs 47 T-1st T-12th T-13th
Hits 72 2nd T-3rd T-4th
Doubles 16 T-3rd T-7th T-8th
Triples 4 T-4th T-7th T-8th
Home Runs 9 T-3rd T-6th T-6th
RBI 53 1st T-5th T-6th
On Base % .485 7th T-16th T-18th
Slugging % .711 1st 4th 4th
Total Bases 123 1st T-5th T-6th
XBH 29 1st T-4th T-4th

On top of Wilbur's offensive prowess, he also earned a Western States East Gold Glove for shortstop with a .967 overall Fielding Percentage, in 212 Chances, with 135 Assists, 70 Put Outs, while committing only 7 Errors, and turned 21 Double Plays.

Judah is committed to Chicago State, and NCAA Division I institution, a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC).