Eight PBC Baseball Players Named Preseason All-Americans

CSU's Kolton Ingram
CSU's Kolton Ingram

TUSCON, ARIZ – Eight Peach Belt Conference baseball players were named Southeast Preseason All-Americans by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.   An additional six players were named region Players to Watch and four more region Newcomers to Watch.

Players from seven different PBC programs were among the three squads with UNC Pembroke and Georgia College leading with four players each.  UNCP placed three players on the All-America team with one on the Player to Watch list while Georgia College had two All-Americans, a Player to Watch and a Newcomer to Watch.  Columbus State, North Georgia, USC Aiken, Flagler and Georgia Southwestern had two players each.

The 2019 season begins on Feb. 1.

SOUTHEAST REGION PRESEASON ALL-AMERICANS
P Kolton Ingram Columbus State
OF Luke Jackson UNC Pembroke
2B Dalton Martin Tusculum
P Tucker Burgess North Greenville
C Andres Perez North Georgia
OF Connor Grant North Greenville
P Ethan Elliot Lincoln Memorial
C Matt Honeycutt Mars Hill
1B Matthew Miller Georgia College
2B Seth Hartings UNC Pembroke
3B Chase Allen Limestone
SS Colin Allman Newberry
OF Austin Pharr Columbus State
DH Connor Grainger UNC Pembroke
RP Bradley Cammack Georgia College
OF Nate Estes Mount Olive
SS Tyler Adams Lincoln Memorial
 
SOUTHEAST REGION PLAYERS TO WATCH
SS Jeremy Simpson Catawba
1B Quinton Bent Southern Wesleyan
RHP Mitchell Spence USC Aiken
RHP Austin Turgeon Wingate
1B Aaron Anderson Flagler
P Josh Vincent Chowan
OF Chandler Castleberry Anderson
OF Brett Brubaker Mars Hill
UTL J.T. Stone Mount Olive
RHP Parker Morrison North Georgia
1B Colby Warren Barton
RHP Jon Koski Coker
OF Wesley Wommack Georgia College
OF Dalton Hyman Newberry
OF/LHP Jonathon Martin Georgia Southwestern
RHP John Grigg Lenoir-Rhyne
OF Ethan Baucom UNC Pembroke
 
SOUTHEAST REGION NEWCOMERS TO WATCH
OF Bryce Butler Catawba
OF/P Tanner Glass Southern Wesleyan
OF Eric McGirt USC Aiken
OF Ricky Clark Wingate
P Blair Calvo Flagler
C Jared Fry Chowan
OF Cody Adams Anderson
C Zach Smith Mount Olive
LHP Jakob Ryan Barton
SS Casey Demko Coker
UTL Will Hudgins Georgia College
C Kenny Bergmann Newberry
RHP Cole Garrett Georgia Southwestern
OF E.J. Ranel Lenoir-Rhyne