Former Hudson Valley All-American Dan Barbero Signs Professional Contract

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Former Hudson Valley Community College baseball standout Dan Barbero has signed a free agent contract with the Mesa Miners of the independent Golden Baseball League.

Barbero was named the Region III Player of the Year in 2003 after hitting .503 with 11 doubles, 11 triples, nine home runs and 50 RBI. He also garnered First Team NJCAA All-American honors that season.

Mesa is coached by former Adirondack Lumberjacks skipper Les Lancaster.