|Louisiana Tech Statistics|
2011: Tallied the second save of his career against Southern Illinois (2/18)...Hit a solo home run in the 5th inning against UALR (2/22) and picked up the win in relief... Against Middle Tennessee (3/4), tied his career-high with four hits, three runs scored, five RBI and two home runs while establishing a new career-high with 10 total bases... Made his first career start on the mound at Grambling State (3/23) and picked up the win in a predetermined 3.0 inning start... Was 3-for-4 with a home run and scored the game-winning run in Tech's 5-4 come-from-behind win against UTPA (3/26)... Had his second multi-homer game as he belted two solo shots at Hawai'i (4/16)... Was 3-for-5 with an RBI against UT Arlington (5/3)... Played all nine defensive positions against Mississippi Valley State (5/11) and picked up his second save of the season.
2010: Started 49 games while playing in 52 with the majority of the starts coming at the DH position with eight starts at catcher...First career homerun at Tech came against McNeese State (2/27)...Two multi homerun games (2) vs. McNeese (2/27) and vs. Hawaii (4/24)...First career grand slam vs. Sac. St. (5/8)...Career high five RBI vs. Hawaii (4/24)...Recorded one RBI at No. 10 Arkansas (5/11)...Launched a solo homerun at No. 1 Texas (5/16)...Made 17 appearances on the mound all in relief...Recorded a career high five strikeouts in 2.2 innings while also earning his first career win vs. Sac. St. (5/7)...Picked up his first career save after throwing 3.0 innings in relief vs. SJSU (4/11).
2009: Sat out the 2009 season to satisfy NCAA transfer rules.
2008 (Sam Houston State): Appeared in two games...Recorded two at-bats and scored a run...Helped lead team to Southland Conference Championship.
2007 (Sam Houston State): Played in 11 games, started one...Recorded seven hits in 15 at-bats, good for a .467 batting average...Hit one home run and registered four RBI on the season...Helped lead team to Southland Conference Championship.
High School: Lettered four years for coach Shawn Mixon at Jasper High School...Named district MVP as a sophomore...Named first team all-district and first team Super Gold as a sophomore, junior and senior...Also named all-sectional his senior year...His 2003 and 2005 teams were district champions and his 2004 team was a regional finalist...Lettered three years in football...Played four years of summer ball with the Columbia Angels in Houston, Texas under coach Clay Hill.
Personal: Full name is William Allen Alvis...Son of David and Rachel Alvis...Has one sister, Jessica and one brother, Sam...Three of his relatives played for MLB clubs, while one played at Tech: Max Alvis (Cleveland Indians), David Alvis (ULL and Cleveland Indians) and Richie LeBlanc (LA Tech and Kansas City Royals)...Majoring in marketing...Born July 3, 1988, in Jasper, Texas.