Plant High senior infielder
The Wade Boggs Athletic Achievement Award, named in honor of the 12-time baseball All-Star and former Tampa Bay Devil Ray who was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2005, was established by the Hillsborough County Commission in 2005 to recognize the outstanding athletic and scholastic achievements of a high school baseball player or team.
This season, Alonso, who has signed with the University of Florida, batted .387 with 29 hits, seven of which were home runs, 24 runs and 22 RBIs. Plant lost to Durant in the district tournament.
Off the field, Alonso carries a 4.06 grade-point average, is a member of the National Honor Society and performs community service at Metropolitan Ministries, youth baseball camps and mentors students on bullying, peer pressure and substance abuse.
Thompson, a 5-foot-10 forward, will play for Division II Florida Tech. Thompson averaged 3.0 points and 2.5 rebounds per game.
Ivy, a senior guard who averaged 6.2 points per game, will play for Johnson & Wales University, an NAIA program.
Pacholke, the daughter of Patriots coach
Meanwhile, senior pitcher
Eicholtz, who signed with Alabama, was joined by
Also, Carrollwood Day senior baseball player