Baseball: Seven Elon players selected in the MLB Draft

By Craig Filazzola, WSOE Sports Director

The Elon Phoenix set a record for the most number of baseball players drafted in one year in school history with seven. The previous record was set last year with three players chosen.

Here is how the Phoenix fared.

Round: Player, Position, Team

*5th Round: Chase Austin, IF, Florida Marlins
14th Round: Cory Harrilchak, OF Atlanta Braves
20th Round: Dallas Tarleton, C, Colorado Rockies
33rd Round: Pat Irvine, OF, Pittsburgh Pirates
40th Round: Tom Porter, P, San Diego Padres
*41st Round: Justin Hilt, OF, Oakland Athletics
42nd Round: Bennett Davis, IF, Tampa Bay Rays

* = Juniors

Contact Information:
Craig Filazzola
WSOE Sports Director


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