The Gatorade State Baseball Players of the Year were selected based on athletic production and impact in the 2015-16 season. Each winner also demonstrated high academic achievement and exemplary personal character, including volunteerism, sportsmanship and community leadership.
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THE WINNER: Cam Remalia
School: St. John’s College (D.C.)
Position: Right-handed pitcher
Weight: 220 pounds
Athletic achievement: He led the Cadets (23-8) to their third straight Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship this past season. Remalia recorded a 6-1 record on the mound with a 0.79 ERA and 53 strikeouts in 53.1 innings pitched. A 2016 WCAC First Team All-State selection, he held opposing hitters to a .130 batting average.
Academic excellence: Remalia has maintained a 3.51 GPA.
Exemplary character: A devoted member of his church community, he has completed more than 100 hours of community service in association with his graduating class.
“Cam Remalia really solidified our pitching rotation in 2016,” said St. John’s head coach Mark Gibbs. “He had a tremendous senior season on the mound.”
THE FUTURE: Remalia has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball on an athletic scholarship at Coastal Carolina University this fall.