May 7, 2010
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State junior center fielder Brandon Eckerle was elected to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV First Team. With the honor, Eckerle is now eligible to become an Academic All-American.
Eckerle currently carries a 3.97 GPA and is a general business administration/pre-law major. Entering play this weekend, the Durand native is hitting .365 with 19 stolen bases.
Earlier this season, Eckerle tied a Big Ten record with six RBI in MSU's 26-11 win over Iowa on April 4.