2007 Youth National Roster

USA Baseball announced the 18 players who were chosen to represent their country in international competition in 16-and-under competition. The players were selected from a pool of more than 2,500 players who participated in one of two Junior Olympic tournaments in Peoria and Surprise, Ariz., and Jupiter, Fla., in June. Those 36 players gathered in Cary, N.C., in August and competed for one of 18 spots on the final roster.

Name, pos.B-THt.Wt.High SchoolClass
Andrew Aplin, ofL-L5-10185Vanden HS, Fairfield, Calif.2009
Luke Bailey, c/3bR-R6-0195Troup County HS, LaGrange, Ga.2009
Colton Cain, lhpL-L6-3225Waxahachie (Texas) HS2009
Justin Charles, 2bL-R5-9163Elk Grove (Calif.) HS2009
A.J. Cole, rhpR-R6-4175Oviedo (Fla.) HS2010
Matt Davidson, 1bR-R6-3200Yucaipa (Calif.) HS2009
Nolan Fontana, ssL-R5-10175West Orange HS, Winter Garden, Fla.2009
Nick Franklin, ss/rhpB-R6-1160Lake Brantley HS, Altamonte Springs, Fla.2009
Nate Gonzalez, cR-R5-9200East Ridge HS, Clermont, Fla.2009
Randal Grichuk, ofR-R5-11185Lamar Consolidated HS, Rosenberg, Texas2009
Zach Lee, rhpR-R6-3195McKinney (Texas) HS2010
Austin Maddox, rhpR-R6-2220Eagle's View Academy, Jacksonville, Fla.2009
Robert Refsnyder, ofR-R6-0180Laguna Hills (Calif.) HS2009
Steven Rodriguez, lhpL-L6-1210Gulliver Prep HS, Miami2009
Richie Shaffer, ss/rhpR-R6-3180Providence HS, Charlotte2009
Max Stassi, cR-R5-10185Yuba City (Calif.) HS2009
Jacob Tillotson, rhpB-R5-11175Columbia HS, Lake City, Fla.2010
Zach Vincej, ssR-R5-11165Saugus (Calif.) HS2009
Coaching Staff: Gary Hatch (Sehome HS, Bellingham, Wash.), Don Freeman (Prairie HS, Vancouver, Wash.), Stan McKeever (La Cueva HS, Albuquerque), Felipe Suarez (Broward, Fla., Community College)