Voting Now Open For the 2013 TD Ameritrade Fan's Choice Award
Voting Open Until June 21:Facebook.com/CollegeHomeRunDerby
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Voting for the 2013 TD Ameritrade Fan's Choice Award is now open, TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation and Intersport announced today. The second-annual award recognizes college baseball players who excel beyond the diamond and whose leadership inspires others. The 15 finalists demonstrate integrity in all aspects of life, stay active in their community and are dedicated in the classroom. The winner will be determined by fans through Facebook voting and will be honored at the 2013 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby. Fans can view profiles of the finalists and vote daily until June 21 by visiting Facebook.com/CollegeHomeRunDerby.
The 15 finalists who embody the characteristics of the TD Ameritrade Fan's Choice Award are: BLAKE BEEMER (Ball State); JOHN BORMANN (University of Texas at San Antonio); BOOMER COLLINS (Dallas Baptist); LB DANTZLER (South Carolina); MICHAEL FELTON (Campbell); BRIAN HAGGETT (Cal State Monterey Bay); ALEX MENDEZ (South Florida); ANDY PEREZ (Duke); BRYAN PETERS (Nebraska); DOMINIC PORRETTA (Otterbein); RAPH RHYMES (Louisiana State); JOHN SHERIDAN (Brown); JOHN STRAKA (North Dakota State); BRANDON THOMAS (Georgia Tech); GREG ZEBRACK (Southern California). Fans can vote and view stats, bios, and photos of each nominee at: Facebook.com/CollegeHomeRunDerby.
Davidson College's Drew Gadaire won The 2012 Fan's Choice Award. A senior co-captain who batted .328, Gadaire had an on-base percentage of more than .400. Off the field, the senior spent time in Fez, Morocco, as a recipient of the Dean Rusk Language Grant, where he studied Arabic with a native Moroccan tutor and volunteered at a local shelter for underprivileged boys. Gadaire majored in Psychology and was a member of Davidson's Student-Athlete Advisory Council.
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Since 1985, Intersport has been an award-winning innovator and leader in the creation of sports and entertainment based marketing platforms. Intersport owns and operates seven annual live television events: All-Star Football Challenge, College Home Run Derby, College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, Hockey City Classic, Women's Basketball Tip-Off Classic and the Under Armour All-America High School Football Game. To learn more about Intersport, log on to www.intersportnet.com, like us on Facebook (www.Facebook.com/IntersportBuzz) or follow us on Twitter (@IntersportBuzz).
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