“College Baseball Diary” – Recapping News From Around The Country

Various publications (Perfect Game, D1Baseball.com, Baseball America, etc.) are cranking out their college preseason material. Each day when there is news related to the Braves, we will recap the material in our Preseason “College Baseball Diary.” Today’s recap follows:
* Former Braves pitcher Thad Ward (UCF) is ranked the No. 18 prospect in the American Athletic Conference 2018 draft class by Perfect Game.
* 2018 Braves signee, OF Dusty Baker (ECU) is ranked the No. 13 prospect in the American Athletic Conference 2019 draft class by Perfect Game.
* Former Braves OF Adam Sisk (JMU) is ranked the No. 9 prospect in the CAA 2018 draft class by D1Basebal.com
* 2018 Braves signee, RHP Jacob Haney (William & Mary) was listed as one of the Top 10 impact freshmen in the CAA by D1Baseball.com
* UNC-P is ranked No. 10 in Perfect Game’s D-II Top 25 preseason poll. The Braves have signed two UNC-P players to play in Staunton this summer.
* Tampa is ranked No. 3 in Perfect Game’s D-II Top 25 preseason poll. Former Braves OF Connor Crile is a senior this season for the Spartans.
* Nova Southeastern is ranked No. 18 in Perfect Game’s D-II Top 25 preseason poll. Former Braves Brendan Cutting and Andrew Labosky play for the Sharks.