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NCSU's Turner, Austin named to All-America team

Posted June 11, 2014

— NC State baseball players Trea Turner and Brett Austin were named to the All-America team Wednesday as selected by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and Baseball America.

Turner, a junior shortstop, and Austin, a junior outfielder, are both headed to the pros. 

Turner was drafted 13th overall by the San Diego Padres and the Chicago White Sox took Austin in the fourth round.

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  • Super Hans Jun 13, 2014

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    Accomplishments? We're talking about State here.

  • mr clean Jun 11, 2014

    Hans, I've noticed that all you ever do is try to diminish other's accomplishments. Maybe you should try Extenze.

  • wlcat609 Jun 11, 2014

    Don't now how the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association listed Austin but on the draft info on the Baseball America website in the 4th round, Austin is listed as a CATCHER and also listed as receiving a $450,000 bonus from the White Sox. The WRAL article indicated Austin was an outfielder. As a NCSU STH I saw Brett play MORE games as a catcher this season than as an outfielder. Do you folks go out and ever watch the games?

  • Jeanne Gunn Jun 11, 2014
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    Congrats to Turner and Austin - wishing them the best in their Pro careers.

  • PackFanAllUpInHere Jun 11, 2014

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    pitching wasn't their problem.... how many of the seven were pitchers???

    #CareToShare?

    :)

  • Super Hans Jun 11, 2014

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    The Wolfpack way.

  • Iceman28 Jun 11, 2014

    I don't see Austin on the list as posted by the NCBWA.

    http://www.sportswriters.net/ncbwa/news/2014/allamerica140611.pdf

  • Frizz Jun 11, 2014

    Trea Turner, Brett Austin, Carlos Rodon and a total of 7 players drafted by MLB yet the Pack couldn't finish any better than 11th in the conference?

  • chance6021 Jun 11, 2014

    Ryan Williams of ECU was also selected.

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