The senior is one of 25 players on the list for the award, which is given to the best shortstop in the nation
The Lobos' sixth straight win gives them a three-game lead in the Mountain West
UNM's victory over Nevada keeps the Lobos in sole possession of first in the Mountain West
New Mexico moves to an imporant Mountain West series this weekend at Nevada
The first 12 Lobo batters reached base and scored in the inning as UNM clinched its fifth straight MW series victory
Lobos fall to Creighton, 4-3 in the first game of the series.
Lobos fall to Aggies, 13-8
New Mexico 9, Stanford 5 - 2010 NCAA Baseball Regional - Fullerton, Calif. (Daniel Archuleta, photographer)
Photo gallery of Lobo baseball team trip to NCAA Regional
SENIOR (2013):Drafted in the 21st round of the MLB draft by the Angels ... was named All-Mountain first team for the second straight season after setting a new career high with a .312 batting average ... also set new personal bests in hits (64), home runs (two), RBI (39), total bases (84), slugging (.410) and fielding percentage (.975) ... named a semifinalist for the Brooks Wallace Award, given to the best shortstop in the country ... went 5-5 with an RBI at Nevada on April 20 ... against Air Force on May 4 set a new career high with four RBI as part of a 4-5 day ... had a 12-game hitting streak from March 19 to April 7 ... hit .388 (19-49) during the streak with eight runs scored, nine RBI and four doubles ... had multiple hits five times in six games May 4-16 ... hit .519 (14-27) over those six games seven runs and seven RBI ... played in 224 games over his career, fourth most in UNM history, and set a school record with 31 career sacrifice bunts ... named Academic All-Mountain West for fourth straight year, one of only four student-athletes in school history to accomplish that feat.
JUNIOR (2012): Appeared in 55 games, including 54 starts, all at shortstop ... hit .251 and scored 30 runs ... tied a career-high with 31 RBIs ... had a career-best .951 fielding percentage ... recorded two hits in six of eight games from Mar. 30-Apr. 9 ... had one of his best games on Apr. 5 at Air Force as he went 2-for-6 with three runs and three RBIs ... hit his first career home run in first game of double header at Fresno St. on Apr. 1 ... was named to the All-Mountain West first team ... named to the All-MW Tournament team as he hit .538 (7-13) with three runs, six RBIs and a double in the tournament as the Lobos won their second straight tournament championship.
SOPHOMORE (2011): Started 59 games, and finished third on the Lobos with 12 doubles and 29 RBI ... led the team with 173 assists in the field ... had a team-high 12 sacrifices at the plate ... had 11-game hitting streak from Mar. 19 through Apr. 2 ... hit 16-40 (.400) during the streak, with 10 RBI and five runs scored ... went 3-3 with two RBI and a double against San Diego St. on Mar. 19 ... also had three hits against TCU on May 20 ... had season-high eight assists against UNLV on Mar. 26... hit 10-34 (.294) in eight games against TCU.
FRESHMAN (2010): Was the starting third baseman for the Lobos in his freshman campaign ... batted .301 with 31 RBIs and 41 runs scored ... flashed an excellent glove, recording just eight errors on the season to go along with 106 assists.
SUMMER (2009): Played club ball with the Slammers in Aurora, Colo.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for head coach Dean Adams ... three-time All-Centennial League performer ... awarded an academic letter all four years of high school.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 9, 1990 in Aurora, Colo. ... parents are Dan and Janie Allbritton ... has two older sisters, Lauren and Elise ... favorite athlete is Kahlil Green ... favorite food is a chicken salad sandwich ... favorite movie is Billy Madison ... majoring in business administration.