1955 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. I All-America Teams

1955 -ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams
NCAA Div. I All-America First Team
Pos. Player
School State
P Tom Borland   Oklahoma A&M OK
P Carl Thomas   Arizona AZ
C Linwood Holt   Wake Forest NC
1B Jay Dean   Oregon State OR
2B LeRoy Getchell   Springfield MA
SS Bob Jingling   Wyoming WY
3B Don Eaddy   Michigan MI
OF Ronnie Bennett   Oklahoma A&M OK
OF Bill LaJoie   Western Michigan MI
OF Ted Carrangele   Colgate NY
NCAA Div. I All-America Second Team
Pos. Player
School State
P Harry Northrup   Ohio State OH
P Gary Graham   Western Michigan MI
C Tom Gasteel   Boston MA
1B Russ Gragg   Arizona AZ
2B Chuck Ellis   Ohio State OH
SS Reggie Andrews   Georgia GA
3B Ren Weidehammer   Penn State PA
OF Bob Powell   Michigan State MI
OF Connie Gravitte   North Carolina NC
OF Gerry Mason   Southern California  
NCAA Div. I All-America Third Team
Pos. Player
School State
P Phil Tarpey   UMASS MA
P Art Brophy   Rollins FL
C John Garten   Southern California CA
1B Bill Giles   Nebraska NE
2B George Smith   Michigan State MI
SS Miles Dalton   Pennsylvania PA
3B Craig Sorenson   Arizona AZ
OF Frank Bernardi   Colorado CO
OF George Shaw   Oregon OR
OF Bill Hogarty   Lafeyette PA
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About the ABCA
The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 15,000 members represent all 50 states and 40 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include nine divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School, Youth and Travel Baseball.