(AUSTIN, Texas) - Thomas More College senior right fielder Cody Makin (Cincinnati, Ohio/Elder) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District II Baseball Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Makin, a team captain, carries a 3.48 grade point average in business marketing. He has made 35 starts for the Saints this season and is batting .306. He is 38-for-124 with seven doubles, four home runs, 25 runs batted-in and 25 runs scored. Makin has a .380 on-base percentage this season and a .460 slugging percentage.
For his career, he has a .333 career batting average and a .397 on-base percentage to go with a .489 slugging percentage. In his four years at Thomas More Makin is 151-for-454 at the plate with 34 doubles, two triples, 11 home runs, 98 RBI and 100 runs scored. He has also pitched one no-hit shutout inning for the Saints.
By virtue of making the Academic All-District II team, Makin advances to the Capital One Academic All-America Team ballot.
To be selected Academic All-District, a student-athlete must be a starter or key reserve with at least a 3.30 GPA.
The Academic All-District teams are voted on by Sports Information Directors within a district and the members of the CoSIDA Academic All-America committee vote on the national ballot. District II includes every NCAA Division III institution in Kentucky, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Rhode Island and West Virginia.