Tiger Baseball Recruiting Class Ranked #20 By Baseball America


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Clemson’s 10-player baseball recruiting class was ranked #20 in the nation by Baseball America on Tuesday. Florida was ranked #1, while Stanford, Arizona State, Texas Christian, and Cal State Fullerton rounded out the top five. All 10 Tigers are already on campus and have been going through fall workouts in preparation for the 2010 season-opener against Miami (OH) on February 19. Clemson was one of five ACC schools in the top 20 of Baseball America's recruiting rankings.


Head Coach Jack Leggett and Recruiting Coordinator Tom Riginos brought in 10 high school players. Two of the signees were selected in the 2009 Major League draft, infielder/righthander Richie Shaffer (25th round, Dodgers) and righthander Scott Firth (36th round, Orioles).


2009 Clemson Signing Class


#	Player	        Pos.	B-T	Hgt	Wgt	Cl.	Exp.	Hometown	  
6	Dominic Leone	RHP	R-R	5-10	175	Fr.	HS	Norwich, CT	  
8	Richie Shaffer	INF/RHP	R-R	6-2	190	Fr.	HS	Charlotte, NC	  
11	Scott Firth	RHP	R-R	5-11	160	Fr.	HS	Buffalo Grove, IL 
15	Mike Kent	RHP	R-R	6-0	195	Fr.	HS	Springfield, VA	  
21	Seth Neely	INF	R-R	5-11	190	Fr.	HS	Rock Hill, SC	  
22	Spencer Kieboom	C	R-R	6-0	220	Fr.	HS	Marietta, GA	  
28	Jonathan Meyer	RHP	R-R	5-11	160	Fr.	HS	San Diego, CA	  
32	Kevin Kyle	LHP	L-L	6-3	160	Fr.	HS	Atlanta, GA	  
37	Kevin Caughman	INF	R-R	5-10	155	Fr.	HS	Martinez, GA	  
40	J.T. Wauford	RHP	R-R	5-11	170	Fr.	HS	Midlothian, VA	  

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