The Citadel's Bo Thompson reached the semifinals while South Carolina's Joey Pankake and Clemson's Garrett Boulware were eliminated in the first round of the TD Ameritrade College HR Derby in Omaha on Wednesday night.
Thompson smashed 4 HR's in the first round to advance to the semifinals. He would add 3 more in the next round but it wasn't enough to advance to the finals.
Pankake, who led off the event, was held homerless until the moneyball at the end of his at-bat that was worth 2 points.
Boulware hit 2 HR's during his at-bat but they weren't enough to advance to the next round.
Rice's Michael Aquino would go on to win title with 6 HR's in the finals beating Georgia Tech's Matt Gonzalez by 1.