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Mid-American Conference Freshman of the YearHistory of Award Winners
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Marc Krauss won this award in 2007
Recent history of winners for Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year. There is some lag in updating awards data and they may not provide an entire history of winners. The list below is separated by year with a dividing line. Some awards have multiple award winners for all or some years.

Years Available1997-2018

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Major Leaguers are in bold

Historical Winners - Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year

Top Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
YearPlayer NamePosNotesC-AwardsHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
2018John ServelloOF-P16-1 196 R-R 1999-- 19Hollidaysburg,Pennsylvania NCAA2018-2018-   Toledo  
2017Jake WilsonIF-OF16-3 215 L-L 1995-- 22Brandenburg,Kentucky NCAA2014-2016-   Eastern Kentucky U.  
2016William AndersonP26-8 200 - 1997-- 19Columbus,Indiana NCAA2016-2018-   No.Illinois U.  
2015A.J. MontoyaCPlayer15-11 186 R-R 1996-04-28 19St. Josephs,Ohio NCAA2015-2018-   Toledo  
2015Zac CareyPPitcher16-1 160 R-R 1995-06-19 20London,Ohio NCAA2015-2018-   Bowling Green St  
2014Zach PlesacPPitcher16-3 200 R-R 1995-01-21 19Crown Point,Indiana AA2014-2018-
2016-12- 362-CLE
Ball StMinorsCleveland Indians (AA)
2014Jarett RindfleischC026-1 215 R-R 1995-09-04 18Reaston,Virginia A+2014-2018-
2016- 9- 263-MIA
Ball StDL-7Miami Marlins (A+)
2013Jake RomanoOF15-9 160 L-L 1994-02-20 19Algonquin,Illinois NCAA2013-2016-   Miami U.  
2012Matt HonchelOF46-1 180 L-L 1992-03-03 20Lexington,Kentucky Ind2012-2016-   Miami U.  
2011Jeff Zimmerman1B36-2 190 L-L 1992-07-05 18Tinley Park,Illinois A2011-2014-
2013-19- 567-SEA
No.Illinois U.Free Agent  
2010Dietrich EnnsP26-1 190 L-L 1991-05-16 19Oak Park,Illinois MLB2010-20182017-2017
2012-19- 607-NYA
Central Michigan U.Free Agent  
2009Andrew ChafinP36-2 190 L-L 1990-06-17 19Wakeman,Ohio MLB2009-20182014-2018
2011- 1-  43-ARI
Kent StActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
2008Brian StroudP26-4 220 R-R 1988-10-18 19Joliet,Illinois A+2008-2012-
2011-31- 947-DET
Western Michigan U.Free Agent  
2007Marc KraussLF-OF106-2 245 L-R 1987-10-05 19Deshler,Ohio MLB2007-20172013-2015
2009- 2-  64-ARI
Ohio U.Free Agent  
2006Ethan HollingsworthP36-2 200 R-R 1987-05-04 19Joliet,Illinois AAA2006-2014-
2008- 4- 137-COL
Western Michigan U.Free Agent  
2004Keith WeiserP36-2 195 R-L 1984-09-21 19Hamiton,Ohio AAA2004-2013-
2006- 3-  78-COL
Miami U.  
2003Graham TaylorP26-3 225 L-L 1984-05-25 19Covington,Kentucky MLB2003-20132009-2009
2006-10- 305-FLO
Miami U.Free Agent  
2002Brian BixlerOF76-1 188 R-R 1982-10-22 19Sandusky,Ohio MLB2002-20142008-2012
2004- 2-  52-PIT
Eastern Michigan U.Free Agent  
2001Mitch MaierOF76-2 195 L-R 1982-06-30 19Petoskey,Michigan MLB2001-20142006-2012
2003- 1-  30-KCA
ToledoFree Agent  
2000Bryan BullingtonP76-5 220 R-R 1980-09-30 19Indianapolis,Indiana MLB2000-20152005-2010
2002- 1-   1-PIT
Ball St  
1999Justin WechslerP26-2 230 R-R 1980-04-06 19Anderson,Indiana AA1999-2006-
2001- 4- 128-ARI
Ball St  
1998Ryan Kochen3B16-2 195 R-R 1979-06-13 19Omaha,Nebraska A+1998-2005-
2001-19- 566-HOU
Western Michigan U.  
1998Clark MaceOF26-2 190 L-L 1979-04-21 19London,Ohio A1998-2002-
2001-28- 848-ARI
Miami U.  
1997Larry BigbieLF-CF66-4 190 L-L 1977-11-04 19Hobart,Indiana MLB1997-20102001-2006
1999- 1-  21-BAL
Ball St