Alabama-Huntsville's McCrory named preseason All-America

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. -- After an outstaning junior season that saw him finish second in the nation in slugging percentage (.945) and home runs per game (.43), Alabama-Huntsville baseball senior first baseman Ryan McCrory (Mobile) has been named 2010 Honorable Mention Preseason All America by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

McCrory was an offensive juggernaut for the Chargers last season leading the team in home runs (18), batting average (.378), RBI (57) and walks (40).  The Mobile native finished the season as a 1st-Team All-Gulf South Conference selection. 

The Chargers open the 2010 season on Feb. 5th in Saint Augustine, Fla., against Flagler.