RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada senior infielder Scott Kaplan was named to the Capitol One Academic All-District VIII team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Kaplan has 3.95 grade point average in community health science and will be on the national ballot to determine the academic All-America team.
The Dana Point, Calif. native has played in 40 games making 29 starts at third base and four at second base. On the year he is batting .261 with 18 runs scored, two doubles and 10 RBI. Kaplan is one of four Mountain West players selected to the district team.