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J.D. Melton named to Freshmen All-American team

PostPosted: Thu Jun 08, 2006 11:31 pm
by BestOfBreed
He's one of 6 Relief Pitchers on the team. Congrats!

"LOUISVILLE SLUGGER'S" FRESHMEN ALL-AMERICAN BASEBALL TEAM

Relief Pitchers
Kyle Weiland, Notre Dame — Weiland posted 16 saves for the Fighting Irish this season with a glistening 2.55 ERA. He was a second team Big East selection as he struck out 41 batters and walked 19 in 42 1/3 innings.

Ben Hunter, Pepperdine — An All-Freshmen West Conference selection, Hunter posted a 5-2 record, 7 saves and 2.40 ERA with 41 strikeouts and 14 walks.

Matt Daly, Hawaii — Daly posted a 6-0 record with 1 save and a 1.88 ERA with 40 strikeouts and 18 walks.

Austin Wood, Texas — Wood appeared in 35 games for the Longhorns this season and posted a 3.15 ERA with 37 strikeouts and 19 walks.

J.D. Melton, Wofford — Melton posted 7 saves this season and a 6-3 record as he fanned 28 batters.

Luke Greinke, Auburn — Greinke, an All-Freshman Southeastern Conference pick, appeared in 17 games and posted 6 saves with a 3.76 ERA.


Full list:
http://www.collegiatebaseball.com/allam ... ricans.htm

PostPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2006 12:47 am
by Eyes of Old Main
Congrats to J.D. Melton. Keep up the good work!

Hopefully this will be the bright spot that progress can be based off of in the near future.