The Augusta Athletics continued their recent using in 2016. For the third straight season, the A’s won more games than the year before, finishing 8-14 in the tough South Division.
James Gilbertson was selected to his first All-CRBL Team as the third-best. James led the CRBL in home runs and doubles and was second in RBI’s. As a pitcher, he led the league in strikeouts and finished in the top ten in ERA.
Matthew Gilbertson joined James in representing Augusta in the CRBL All-Star Game. It was his third All-Star selection. Matthew finished in the top three in most hitting categories for the A’s. Ryan Connor was also chosen to the All-Star team, but was unable to attend the game. Ryan was named honorable mention All-CRBL.