Drew Leachman tabbed as ABCA All-American

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich.—Birmingham-Southern senior outfielder Drew Leachman was named to the 2011 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Division III All-American team, the organization announced earlier this week.

Leachman was named an ABCA First-Team All-American after he hit a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) leading .451 and helped the Panthers to a 30-9 overall record in 2011 and the program's second straight 30-win season. Leachman, who was named the SCAC Player of the Year, ranked in the top-10 in the league in several offensive categories including batting average (.451 - 1st), slugging percentage (.648 - 4th), on-base percentage (.521 - 1st), runs (60 - 1st), hits (73 - 1st), RBI's (44 - 6th), doubles (16 - tied 4th), home runs (four - tied 9th) and total bases (105 - 2nd).