MARIETTA, Ga.–Suburban Atlanta is the site of more than a month of
high school, wood bat tournaments each summer. The 17-and-under event
featured more than 2,500 rising seniors, juniors and sophomores, and
following is a ranking of the top rising seniors in attendance.
Rankings are based on overall future performance with some
consideration to event performance, and were compiled by Baseball
America national writer Alan Matthews and intern Travis Young, in
conjunction with scouts and college recruiters in attendance.
|1.||Tim Beckham, ss||Griffin (Ga.)
|2.||Tim Melville, rhp||Holt
High, Wentzville, Mo.
|3.||Kyle Skipworth, c||Rubidoux
|Greensburg (Ind.) HS|
|5.||Sonny Gray, rhp||Smyrna (Tenn.)
|6.||Bobby Bundy, rhp||Sperry (Okla.) HS|
|7.||Steven Upchurch, rhp||Faith Academy,
|Stephens County HS, Toccoa, Ga.|
|Niceville (Fla.) HS|
|Lexington (Ky.) Christian
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