Jung was positioned on the outlet’s second staff, marking his third All-America honor of the postseason. He was a primary staff choice by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and the Nationwide Collegiate Baseball Writers Affiliation (NCBWA).
That is the seventh All-America honor total for the Purple Raiders following the 2021 season. Shortstop Cal Conley joined Jung with All-America recognition from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and the NCBWA. The center infield duo have been additionally named Freshman All-Individuals by the NCBWA.
Along with his 4 All-America honors, Jung has compiled fairly the record of awards following his second season in Lubbock. The freshman second baseman was tabbed Massive 12 Participant of the 12 months and a unanimous All-Massive 12 First Workforce choice. The NCBWA named him their Nationwide Freshman Hitter of the 12 months, their District 7 Co-Participant of the 12 months, and a member of their District 7 First Workforce. He’s additionally a member of the ABCA All-Area Workforce, a Golden Spikes Award semifinalist and a Dick Howser Trophy finalist.
Jung helped lead the Purple Raiders to their third consecutive Tremendous Regional look, together with a 3-0 sweep of the Lubbock Regional. He hit .337 on the 12 months and led the Massive 12 with 21 dwelling runs, 67 RBI, and a .697 slugging proportion, rating among the many nation’s finest in all three classes. Moreover, he completed the uncommon feat of reaching base safely in each sport through the common season.