AZ Players Shine As Summer Draws To A Close
Mountain Pointe 2020 SS Carson Tucker was selected to the 42 man USA Baseball 17U National Team Development Program and spent a week in the Chicago area competing in the Stars vs Stripes series.
Tucker ended the week 3-9 (.333) with a double, a walk, 2 runs scored and an RBI.
Carson also competed at the Underclass Area Code Games with the Brewers team, as well as the Perfect Game Underclass Games.
Queen Creek 2020 3B Jacob Berry also played on The Brewers Underclass AC team.
Corona del Sol 2020 SS Hunter Haas was selected to the USA baseball 16U National Team Development Program and traveled to Cary, NC to compete in the 16U Stars vs Stripes Series.
Hunter had a big week, finishing 6-10 at the dish (.600) with a double, triple, 2 walks and 5 runs scored.
In addition, Hunter was a member of the Yankees team at the Underclass Area Code Games, and also competed in the Perfect Game Underclass All American Games last week.
Mountain Pointe’s Ethan Long was also a member of the Yankees Underclass A/C Team.
Brock Selvidge (2021 Hamilton) and Carson Tucker were both named to the Top Prospect list at the Perfect Game Underclass All American Games.
The 18U Arizona RBI Team made it to the championship game of the RBI World Series before falling to the Chicago White Sox team in the finale at the University of Minnesota.
Kellis LHP/1B Justin Flebbe led the tournament with 3 homers and 11 RBIs.
Here are the members of the 18U RBI Team:
The Arizona 15U RBI team was edged 10-9 in the semi-finals of the RBI Junior World Series by the eventual champion Tampa Rays RBI team.