La Roche freshman center Arnes Bajgora was named the AMCC Newcomer of the Year after putting together one of the strongest freshmen seasons in school.
Bajgora finished tops on the Redhawks in points while also leading the AMCC in freshmen scoring (15.7 ppg) and rebounding (6.3 rpg). He ranked seventh overall in the AMCC in scoring and tenth overall in rebounding.
Bajgora is the third Redhawk to win Newcomer of the Year. He joins Dom Joseph who won in 2003 and Devin Taylor who won in 2005.