McLEAN, Va. – Washington State senior outfielder Collin Slaybaugh was named to the 2014 Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team for Division I baseball, Friday.
Slaybaugh owns a 4.00 GPA as a movement studies major. In 2014, he played as an outfielder and catcher and earned his Academic All-America status as an outfielder. Last year, he was named to the Academic All-America First Team as a catcher.
Earlier this year, the Puyallup, Wash., native received the Senior Excellence in Academics Award and The Cougar Pride Trophy from Washington State.
The Senior Excellence in Academics Award is given to seniors who have earned a minimum of 90 credits with at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA, been members of the WSU Athletics All-Academic Team each semester, enrolled at WSU for at least two years, and excelled in their degree program and sport program
The Cougar Pride Trophy is awarded to one male and one female senior who has maintained over a 3.00 cumulative GPA and has displayed exceptional academic, athletic and outstanding personal qualities.