May 13, 1999
Arizona State placed three players on the 1999 GTE/CoSIDA District VIII All-Academic baseball team, released Thursday.
The three Sun Devils, all first-time selections, were infielders Willie Bloomquist and Mark Ernster and designated hitter Casey Myers. Myers was one of two member of the District VII team with perfect 4.00 grade point averages.
The team was voted on by CoSIDA members from within District VIII. The district selections will be placed on the national ballot and the 1999 GTE Academic All-America baseball team will be announced June 1.
1999 GTE/CoSIDA Academic All-America District VIII Baseball Team
P Bill Curtis Grand Canyon Jr. 3.48 Corp. Fitness and Wellness
P Jon Smith CS Fullterton So. 4.00 Undeclared
C Lars Hansen Hawaii Sr. 3.73 Psychology
IF Willie Bloomquist Arizona State Jr. 3.34 Management
IF Mark Ernster Arizona State Jr. 3.96 Exercise Science
IF Josh Hochesang Stanford Sr. 3.58 Communications
IF Bryan LaCour UCSB Sr. 3.62 Business Economics
OF Joe Gerber Fresno State Sr. 3.75 Psychology
OF Bill Scott UCLA So. 3.24 Undeclared
OF Brad Wright UCSB Sr. 3.33 Business Economics
DH Casey Myers Arizona State So. 4.00 Mathematics