Crimson Tide takes final two games from Stephen F. Austin to improve to 4-2
Career Awards 2013 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
REDSHIRT Junior (2014) Was selected to the All-SEC Second Team ... finished the season ranked third on the team batting .302 for the season, as well as ranking first on the team with 19 doubles ... led Alabama in five categories in games played against SEC opponents, including batting average (.311), doubles (11), slugging percentage (.505), HBP (8) and on-base percentage (.410) ... appeared in all 61 games in 2014, starting 60 times (29 times at catcher and 31 times at DH) ... lost a prior career-high 10 game hitting streak on 4.4 as well as a team-high 12 game reaching base streak two games later ... went 3-for-5 against Kennesaw State (6.2) with an RBI and a run scored ... accounted for the game-winning run in the win over Florida State (5.31) with a two-run home run ... recorded a pair of hits and a walk in the finale against No. 16 Mississippi State (5.17) ... finished the Auburn series batting .455 (5-for-11) with a double, a walk and two RBI ... had his second home run, two runs scored, three RBI and a walk in game one of the doubleheader at Texas A&M (4.5) ... posted two singles in the win over UL-Monroe (4.1) ... swatted his first career home run in the win over Arkansas (3.21) with a double, four RBI, and three runs scored ... was 3-for-6 in the Alcorn State series, poting a triple, an RBI and three runs scored ... recorded a hit in each game of the MVSU series, including the game-winning two-run double in game two (3.8) ... had two multi-hit games in the series at No. 10 Louisiana and finished the series with a 2-for-5 performance with a double, two runs scored, an RBI, and a HBP to his multi-hit game in the finale (3.2) ... in a pinch hitting opportunity, slugged the game-winning RBI single in the extra-innings finale versus Stephen F. Austin (2.23) ... delivered the game-winning hit in game two against Saint Louis (2.15), rounding out his performance with a double and a pair of walks.
Junior (2013) Was a 2013 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll honoree ... missed the first four weeks of the season after suffering a broken right ankle in a preseason scrimmage ... saw his first action of the season as a pinch-hitter against Tennessee on March 15 ... earned medical redshirt after having season-ending hand surgery.
Junior College (2011-12 - Meridian CC) Named first team Region 23 by the National Junior College Athletic Association following his sophomore season at Meridian Community College in 2012 ... in 57 games, hit .427 with 23 home runs, 18 doubles and 67 RBI ... added 46 walks and was hit by a pitch 12 times to finish the 2012 season with a .568 on-base percentage ... as a freshman at Meridian, hit .370 with 11 home runs, 39 RBI and 42 runs scored ...also had eight outfield assists in 48 games in 2011 ... was a teammate of former Alabama teammate Kenny Roberts at Meridian, under head coach Chris Curry.
High School A 2010 Florida Region honorable mention selection by Perfect Game USA ... was a 2009 honorable mention Preseason HS Underclassmen All-American selection by Perfect Game USA at Pensacola Catholic High School ... hit .367 with 10 home runs and 33 RBI during his senior season at Pensacola Catholic High School, helping team compile a 23-5 record and a 10-0 mark during league play ... teammate of current Alabama player Austen Smith at PCHS, under head coach Richard LaBounty.
Personal Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 13th round of the 2012 MLB Draft ... born Wade Thomas Wass on Sept. 23, 1991 ... son of Mark and Dixie Wass ... has an older brother Tyler ... majoring in general studies human environmental sciences.