June 3, 1998
LUBBOCK, Texas - Three Texas Tech baseball players- pitcher Shane Wright, catcher Josh Bard and second baseman Keith Ginter all were selected by Midwest Region coaches for the ABCA/Rawlings All Region First Team, the American Baseball Coaches Association announced Wednesday.
The honor for Wright and Ginter marks the second consecutive year that both have been named to the All Region First Team.
TEXAS TECH'S 1998 POSTSEASON ALL AMERICA/ALL REGION HONORS
ABCA/Rawlings All Midwest Region: First Team- Shane Wright-RHP, Josh Bard-C; Keith Ginter-2B
ABCA/Rawlings All America: First Team- Shane Wright-RHP, Josh Bard-C;Third Team- Keith Ginter-2B
National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association All America: First Team- Shane Wright-RHP, Josh Bard-C; Second Team- Keith Ginter-2B
TPX/Louisville Slugger/Collegiate Baseball All America: First Team- Shane Wright-RHP; Third Team- Josh Bard-C, Keith Ginter-2B
USA Baseball Weekly All America: Second Team- Shane Wright-RHP Baseball America All America: Third Team- Shane Wright-RHP; Josh Bard-C
The Sporting News All America: Second Team- Shane Wright-RHP
TPX/Louisville Slugger/Collegiate Baseball Freshman All America: Honorable Mention- Brennan Burns-INF