LUBBOCK, Texas – LSU freshman Alex Bregman has been named to the 2013 Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award Watch List.
The Brooks Wallace Award, sponsored by Mizuno, recognizes the nation's top shortstop and will be presented during the College Baseball Hall of Fame's Night of Champions on June 29 in Lubbock, Texas.
The SEC leads all leagues with five representatives on the watch list. Other conferences with multiple representatives include the Pac-12 with four, the Big 10 with three and the ACC and Ohio Valley with two each.
Bregman is LSU’s leading hitter, batting .414 (72-for-174) with 11 doubles, seven triples, five homers, 41 RBI, 45 runs and 10 stolen bases. He leads the SEC in batting average, hits, runs scored, total bases and triples.
The Albuquerque, N.M. native has been invited to join Team USA for its 33-game international tour this summer.
2013 BROOKS WALLACE AWARD WATCH LIST
Name, School, Conference
Trea Turner, North Carolina State, ACC
Branden Cogswell, Virginia, ACC
Thomas Lindauer, Illinois, Big 10
Michael Basil, Indiana, Big 10
Kirby Pellant, Ohio State, Big 10
Austin Fisher, Kansas State, Big 12
Sutton Whiting, Louisville, Big East
Brent Graham, Campbell, Big South
Brock Niggebrugge, Delaware, Colonial
Alex Allbritton, New Mexico, Mountain West
Reed Harper, Austin Peay, Ohio Valley
Dylan Bosheers, Tennessee Tech, Ohio Valley
Kevin Newman, Arizona, Pac-12
Drew Stankiewicz, Arizona State, Pac-12
J.J. Altobelli, Oregon, Pac-12
Andy Peterson, Oregon State, Pac-12
Alex Bregman, LSU, SEC
Adam Frazier, Mississippi State, SEC
Austin Anderson, Ole Miss, SEC
Mikey Reynolds, Texas A&M, SEC
Vince Conde, Vanderbilt, SEC
Aaron Attaway, Western Carolina, Southern
Carter Burgess, Sam Houston State, Southland
Tyler Vaughn, Troy, Sunbelt
Tyler Shryock, CSU Bakersfield, WAC