D'Alessio Named Semi-Finalist for Brooks Wallace Award

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CLEMSON -- Junior first-baseman Andy D'Alessio (Naples, FL) was named one of 30 semi-finalists for the 2006 Brooks Wallace Award by the College Baseball Foundation in Lubbock, TX. The Wallace Award is presented annually to the nation's top collegiate baseball player and will be nationally televised on Fox Sports Network, and its award-winning family of regional affiliate networks, as well as Fox College Sports. The annual award banquet will be held on Monday, July 3rd at 7 p.m. and hosted at the United Spirit Arena on the campus of Texas Tech University.
Last week, D'Alessio was named one of 16 semi-finalists for the Dick Howser Award, also given to the nation's top player.

In 56 games this season, he is hitting .324 with 20 home runs and 71 RBIs, and has committed just one error in the field.

2006 Wallace Award Semi-Finalists

Emeel Salem, 3B, Jr., Alabama

Sean Doolittle, P-ATH, So., Virginia

Shane Robinson, OF, Jr., Florida State

Wes Roemer, P, So., Cal State Fullerton

Kellen Kulbacki, OF, So., James Madison

Tim Lincecum, P, Jr., Washington

Drew Stubbs, OF, Jr., Texas

Andrew Miller, P, Jr., North Carolina

Joe Savery, P-ATH, So., Rice

Nick Schmidt, P, So., Arkansas

Matt Weiters, C-ATH, Jr., Georgia Tech

Heath Rollins, P-ATH, Jr., Winthrop

Luke Gorsett, OF, Jr., Nebraska

Tom King, SS, Jr., Troy

Ryan Strieby, 1B, Jr., Kentucky

Eddie Degerman, P, Jr., Rice

Chad Tracy, C, Jr. Pepperdine

Craig Cooper, 1B, Sr., Notre Dame

Tyler Mach, 3B, Jr., Oklahoma State

Matt McBride, C, So., Lehigh

Andy Alessio, 1B, Jr., Clemson

Steven Wright, P, Jr., Hawaiâi

Brad Lincoln, P-ATH, Jr., Houston

Josh Morris, 1B, Jr., Georgia

Cole Gilliespie, OF, Jr., Oregon State

Scott Cousins, OF/P, Jr., San Francisco

Chuckie Caufield, OF, Sr., Oklahoma

Matt Dobbins, P-ATH, So., Jacksonville

Ronnie Bourquin, 3B, Jr., Ohio State

Beau Mills, 3B, So., Fresno State

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