PHOENIX – Sun Devil Baseball's Alika Williams will join ASU teammate Spencer Torkelson in donning the Red, White and Blue this summer as he has been selected to represent the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team this summer, where he will take part in the 2019 National Team Training Camp in an effort to earn a spot on the final Team USA roster that will compete in three international friendlies in the coming months.
PHOENIX – With all postseason awards tabulated and in the books, Sun Devil Baseball's Hunter Bishop and Spencer Torkelson have both been named unanimous All-Americans after being recognized by every single major Division I Baseball media and coaching outlet.
Jason Kelly - formerly the associate head coach, pitching coach and recruiting coordinator at the University of Washington - has been named the pitching coach for Sun Devil Baseball, as announced by head coach Tracy Smith today.
Three Sun Devils heard their names called on the final day of the 2019 MLB Draft, bringing the Sun Devil Baseball program's total to five draftees this week. Lyle Lin, Carter Aldrete and Sam Romero were all drafted on Wednesday following Hunter Bishop and Alec Marsh's selections on Monday.
Outfielder Hunter Bishop was selected with the 10th overall pick in the first round of the 2019 MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants on Monday, becoming the first Sun Devil Baseball player to go in the first round since 2012. Bishop was joined on the opening night of the draft by teammate Alec Marsh, who was selected by the Kansas City Royals in the second round with the 70th overall pick – the first pick of the second competitive balance round.
BATON ROUGE– The 2019 Sun Devil Baseball season came to an end Sunday with a 13-12 loss at the Baton Rouge Regional of the NCAA Baseball Tournament.