Mang and Slaten named All-Mountain West

The Mountain West conference announced post-season award on Thursday. Two New Mexico baseball players were recognized. Jared Mang was named to the first team, while Justin Slaten was named to the second team.

Jared Mang – Senior Centerfielder (second All-MW First Team honor)
Overall season: hit .365 (76-for-208) with 57 runs scored, 23 doubles, four triples, five home runs and 51 RBIs.
MW action: hit .385 (45-for-117) over 28 games with 28 runs scored, 13 doubles, a triple, four home runs, and 19 RBIs.
Justin Slaten – Junior right-handed pitcher (first all-conference honor)
Overall season: 5-5 record, a 2.51 ERA and a .215 opponent batting average against with 98 strikeouts in 82.1 innings pitched.
MW action: 58.1 innings pitched. Registered 66 strikeouts, a 2.16 ERA and a .213 opponent batting average against.