All-Decade Team: 2000-2009

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Diamond Prospects All-Decade Team: 2000- 2009 

ChalkB-swing.jpgOver the following weeks, Diamond Prospects has opened up the process of selecting our Palmetto State’s All-Decade Team to you, and we needed your help! The listing below is the group of nominees, divided up by position. smoakj-flip.jpgFrom December 26- January 12 you had your say. On January 15, DP will unveil the First Team and Second Teams, along with the Teams and Coaches of the Decade.

-Pitchers-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 Will Atwood  Greenville  USC  12th/Nationals
 Hamilton Bennett  Fort Mill  Winthrop  –
 Forrest Beverly  Conway  USC  23rd/Nationals
 Alex Burrell  Landrum  USC  –
 Thomas Berryhill  Aynor  Newberry  5th/Braves
 Adam Bullard  Mauldin  SMC/GW  43rd/Braves
 Steven Calicutt  Dorman  ETSU  21st/Giants
 Matt Campbell  Hillcrest  USC   1st/Royals
 Drew Cisco  Wando  *Georgia  –
 Mike Cisco  Wando  USC  36th/Phillies
 Blake Cooper  Edisto  USC  –
 Josh Cribb  Lake View  Clemson  8th/Royals
 Matt Crim  Stratford  The Citadel  21st/Braves
 Trey Delk  Lugoff-Elgin  Clemson  29th/White Sox
 Shane Dove  Fort Mill  SMC  38th/Diamondacks
 Jonathan Ellis  St. Andrews  The Citadel  6th/Padres
 Jeremy Epperson  Brookland-Cayce  SMC/FDT  –
 Alex Farotto  Riverside  USC  34th/White Sox
 Zac Fuesser  York  Walters State  34th/Pirates
 Brett Harker  Hillcrest  CofC  5th/Phillies
 Ben Henry  Loris  –  30th/Rangers
 Ryan Hinson  Northwestern  Clemson  10th/Padres
 Brad Hocking  Riverside  USC  –
 Cameron Holmes  Boiling Springs  CofC  –
 Colby Holmes  Conway  USC  48th/Braves
 B.J. Hyatt  Wade Hampton  USC Sumter  4th/Astros
 Jay Jackson  Christ Church  Furman  9th/Cubs
 +Steven Jackson  Summerville  Clemson  10th/Yankees
 Jeff Jeffords  Lamar  SMC/USC  19th/Reds
 Curtis Johnson  Lakewood  FDTC/USC  –
 Michael Kohn  Camden  USC-U/CofC  13th/Angels
 Jordan Lyles  Hartsville  *USC  1st/Astros
 David Marchbanks  Mauldin  USC  7th/Marlins
 Clinton McKinney  Greenville  UNCG/Clemson  48th/Rockies
 Brandon Miller  Emerald  USC  –
 Patrick Mincey  Hartsville  SMC  –
 Steven Neff  Lancaster  USC  26th/Pirates
 Dylan Owen  Chesterfield  Francis Marion  20th/Mets
 Ryan Owens  Stall  The Citadel  FA/Astros
 Kyle Owings  Gilbert  SMC  –
 Matt Pegler  Riverside  CofC  –
 Wynn Pelzer  Holly Hill  USC  9th/Padres
 Barrett Phillips  Belton-Honea Path  SMC  FA/Pirates
 Matt Price  Sumter  USC  –
 Kevin Pucetas  Broome  Limestone  17th/Giants
 Aaron Rawl  Lexington  USC  21st/Phillies
 Jimmy Revan  Boiling Springs  SMC/USC  –
 Heath Rollins  Lexington  USC/Winthrop  11th/Rays
 Don Sandifer  Bamberg-Ehrhardt  Francis Marion  –
 Link Saunders  Dutch Fork  The Citadel  FA/Yankees
 Lee Tabor  Manning  Francis Marion   30th/Reds
 Nic Touchstone  Sumter  NW Florida St.  18/Angels
 Matt Vaughn  Summerville  Clemson  –
 Adam Westmoreland  Brookland-Cayce  USC  35th/Dodgers
 Brandon White  Summerville  Francis Marion  –
 Asher Wojciechowski  Beaufort  Citadel  –
 Marc Young  Riverside  SMC   –
 Madison Younginer  Mauldin  *Clemson  7th/Red Sox

-Catchers-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 Brison Celek  Bishop England  USC  –
 Phil Disher  South Aiken  USC   15th/Astros
 Doc Doyle  Conway  Coastal Carolina  5th/Mets
 Kyle Enders  Riverside  USC  –
 Doug Hogan  Irmo  Clemson  18th/Rangers
 Richard Jones  Wilson Hall  The Citadel  9th/Cubs
 Charlie Lisk  Fort Mill  *USC  9th/White Sox
 John Murrian  Stratford  Winthrop  9th/Tigers
 Jacob Wallace  Dorman  SMC/Francis Marion  –

-First Basemen-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 David Anderson  White Knoll  Coastal Carolina  FA/Orioles
 Zach Brown  Berea   The Citadel  27th/Padres 
 Chris McGuinness  James Island  The Citadel  13th/RedSox
 Hank Parks  Easley  SMC/USC  –
 Justin Smoak  Stratford  USC  1st/Rangers

-Middle Infielders-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 Shelton Cisson  Berea  Erskine  –
 Drew Crisp  Riverside  USC  35th/Orioles
 Sterling Dye  Brookland-Cayce  FDT/Wofford  –
 Taylor Harbin  Travelers Rest  Clemson  8th/Diamondbacks
 Reese Havens  Bishop England  USC  1st/Mets
 Shane Kirkley  Lugoff-Elgin  Wofford  –
 Chris Owings  Gilbert  *USC  1st/Diamondbacks
 Steven Tolleson  Dorman  USC  5th/Twins
 Bryan Triplett  Gilbert  SMC/USC  12th/Astros
 Justin Trapp  Fairfield-Central  *Coastal Ca.  34th/Royals
 Scott Wingo  Mauldin  USC  –

-Third Basemen-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 Danny Brezeale  Berkeley  *Clemson  19th/Braves
 Hunter Cole  Dorman  *Georgia  –
 Lee Curtis  Eastside  SMC/CofC  8th/Red Sox
 Trey McDaniel  Brookland-Cayce  USC/Western Ca.  –
 Brandon Waring  Airport  Wofford  7th/Reds

-Outfielders-

 Name  High School  College  Drafted/Club
 Daniel Aldrich  Wando  CofC  –
 Tommy Baldridge  Fort Mill  Coastal Carolina  33rd/Yankees
 Kyle Behrendt  Greenwood  Wofford  –
 Allen Caldwell  Sumter   SMC  12th/Royals
 Shon Carson  Lake City  –  –
 Brad Chalk  Riverside  Clemson  4th/Padres
 Tyler Colvin  North Augusta  Clemson  1st/Cubs
 Roscoe Crosby  Union  Clemson  2nd/Royals
 Quentin Davis  Darlington  Francis Marion  13th/Braves
 Konstantine Diamaduros  Spartanburg  Wofford  –
 Bryan Fogle  Lexington  Erskine  30th/Rangers
 +Brett Gardner  Holly Hill  CofC  3rd/Yankees
 Justin Greene  Stratford  Francis Marion  20th/White Sox
 Dwayne Lynah  Stratford  SMC  45th/Mariners
 DeAngelo Mack  Airport  USC  13th/Yankees
 Sonny Meade  Stratford  Citadel  Independant
 Jason Place  Wren  *USC  1st/RedSox
 Kevin White  Spartanburg  Presbyterian  Independant
 Travis Witherspoon  Sumter  SMC  12th/Diamondbacks

-Utility-

 Name  HS  College  Drafted/Club
 Marty Gantt  North Augusta  SMC  
 Brooks Hall  TL Hanna  *USC  4th/Brewers
 Greg Harrison  Hilton Head  USC  –
 Richard Mounce  Blythewood  Clemson  –
 Forrest Koumas  Lugoff-Elgin  *USC  –
 Daniel Palka  Greer  *Ga. Tech  –
 Christian Powell  Greenwood  CofC  47th/Indians
 Michael Roth  Riverside  USC  –
 Drake Thomason  Eastside  *USC  –
 +Matt Wieters  Stratford  Ga. Tech  1st/Orioles

*Denotes committed / +Played in Big Leagues

Criteria: Player had to play at least one prep season during the decade. Emphasis is to be placed on performance on the field during the high school career combined with his career beyond high school, their entire body of baseball work to date.