Clemson OF named to preseason All-American team

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Pos: OF   Height: 6-2   Weight: 195   Hometown: Moore, SC (James F. Byrnes HS)  
Years Played: 2013 - 2015

CLEMSON, S.C. - Junior outfielder Steven Duggar (Moore, S.C.) was named a preseason third-team All-American by Collegiate Baseball on Friday. Duggar, who was recently rated the No. 27 college prospect for the 2015 draft by Perfect Game, is a career .297 hitter with 21 doubles, 66 RBIs, 40 steals and 14 outfield assists in 123 games over two seasons.

The Third-Team All-ACC Tiger and All-ACC Academic selection in 2014 had 25 steals, tied for second-most in the league, last season. He led or tied for the team lead in triples (3), steals, multiple-hit games (22), two-out RBIs (17) and outfield assists (5). He also had a 19-game hitting streak that started in 2013 and ended in 2014.

Duggar is a two-time member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll. Duggar and the Tigers open the 2015 season at home against West Virginia on February 13.

First Team
D.J. Stewart, OF, Florida St.
Kyle Funkhouser, RHP, Louisville
Zack Collins, C, Miami
Nathan Kirby, LHP, Virginia

Second Team
Chris Shaw, OF, Boston College
Andrew Suarez, LHP, Miami
Bryan Garcia, Relief, Miami
Brandon Waddell, LHP, Virginia
Joe McCarthy, OF, Virginia

Third Team
Steven Duggar, OF, Clemson
Trent Thornton, RHP, North Carolina
Reilly Hovis, Relief, North Carolina

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