Release Date: 
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

HFC baseball players honored in post-season awards

Hawks award-winning baseball players, 5 individual photos

Six members of the HFC baseball team were honored at the 2022 Michigan Community College Athletic Association Eastern Conference Baseball Awards.

The six players who were honored include:

  • Thomas Potcova: An alumnus of Airport High School in Carleton, Potcova has been named All-MCCAA, First Team All-Conference.
  • Ricky Kidd: An alumnus of Trenton High School, Kidd has been named All-MCCAA, First Team All-Conference, All-Freshman Team.
  • Hector Arredondo: An alumnus of South Sumter High School in Bushnell, FL, Arredondo has been named Second Team All-Conference, All-Freshman Team.
  • Jacob Kuhlman: An alumnus of West Bloomfield High School, Kuhlman has been named Honorable Mention All-Conference.
  • Raymond Negron: An alumnus of Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, FL, Negron has been named Honorable Mention All-Conference.
  • Larry Riddle: An alumnus of Allen Park High School, Riddle has been named Honorable Mention All-Conference.

This season marks Coach Mike Abney’s fourth season as head coach of the Hawks. From 2010-18, he served as an assistant coach.

“I’m very proud of these players, of all our players. It’s been a successful season,” said Abney. “Several people could have transferred to another school but stayed and helped us get into the playoffs for the first time in several years. We had three transfers from Florida. Their input was a significant contribution in our making the playoffs. Everybody won!"