The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association All-American team is full of players from the Palmetto State. Two local players earned first team honors; College of Charleston third baseman Matt Leeds and Presbyterian DH Brad Zebedis.
Leeds hit .345 for the Cougars this season. He hit 18 homeruns and drove in 80. Zebedis, the Big South Freshman of the Year, hit .425 with 13 homers and 57 RBI.
Clemson shortstop and ACC Player of the Year Brad Miller made the second team. Coastal Carolina second baseman and Braves draftee Tommy La Stella is also on the second team along with College of Charleston outfielder Daniel Aldrich.
USC starting pitcher Michael Roth and Gamecock closer Matt Price are also on the second team.