Bren Spillane named a First Team All-American by 5 different publications
The day after signing a professional contract with the Cincinnati Reds, Bren Spillane continues to bring home accolades for his remarkable junior campaign. Today, he snagged 3 more All-American honors.
Spillane was named a First Team All-American by Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball, Perfect Game, D1Baseball.com, and the National College Baseball Writers Association.
Spillane joins Tyler Jay (2015) as the only Illini to make 5 different First Team All-America rosters.
Bren Spillane, Cal's Andrew Vaughn, and Texas' Kody Clemens are the only position players in the nation to make all 5 First Team rosters.
Spillane and sophomore Michael Massey also named First Team All-Region by the American Baseball Coaches Association