CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia first baseman Ethan Anderson received an official invite to USA Baseball Collegiate National Team training camp. He is one of three Cavaliers invited to camp, joining classmates Griff O’Ferrall and Jay Woolfolk.
Anderson had a breakout year for the Cavaliers in 2023, setting the school record for doubles in a season with 26. The switch hitting first baseman started all 65 games this season for UVA and earned Third Team All-ACC honors. He batted .375 (97-for-259) with 15 homers and 66 RBI. His 97 hits were the fourth-most ever by a Cavalier in a season.
He helped UVA reach its sixth College World Series by batting .357 with (10-for-28) with 10 runs scored, three doubles, four home runs and 10 RBI in eight NCAA Tournament games. He was listed on the Charlottesville Regional All-Tournament Team.
The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team Training Camp features 56 of the premier non-draft eligible college players for a five-game Stars vs. Stripes intrasquad series in North Carolina from June 25-29. USA Baseball will name a final, 26-man Collegiate National Team roster after Training Camp that will represent the United States in friendship series against Chinese Taipei and Japan from June 30-July 12.
All five Training Camp games will be played at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, North Carolina. The series kicked off on Sunday (June 25) with a 15-5 victory for the Stars team and will be followed by with four games over the next four days. Game two will be on June 26 at 11 a.m. ET, game three on June 27 at 7 p.m. ET, game four on June 28 at 6 p.m. ET, and the series will conclude with game five on June 29 at 11 a.m. ET.
Cavaliers on the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team