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Tucker and Gordey are NBC All Americans

KSCB News - August 18, 2009 12:00 am

Two Liberal Bee Jays are named NBC All Americans after making it on the NBC’s all tournament team. First baseman Steven Tucker of Lamar University and outfielder Justin Gordey from Louisiana Tech make the list after the BJ’s went 5-2 and placed third at the NBC World Series. Tucker was 10-21 at the NBC with a double and four RBI’s. He had two stolen bases. The second year Bee Jay from Grand Prairie, Texas hit .313 with a homer and 32 RBI’s this summer.

Gordey led the Bee Jays in tournament play with eight RBI’s. He was 11-28 with four stolen bases in Wichita. The Bossier City, Louisiana native hit .374 with two homers and 33 RBI’s.

Here is the full list:

2009 NBC All-American Team

1B Steven Tucker ź?? Liberal (KS) Bee Jays

2B Jason Morriss ź?? Hays (KS) Larks

3B Carlos Alonso ź?? Anchorage (AK) Glacier Pilots

SS Michael Miller ź?? Anchorage (AK) Glacier Pilots

OF Anthony Albano ź?? Crestwood (IL) Panthers

Justin Gordey ź?? Liberal (KS) Bee Jays

Travis Whipple ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

DH Wes Cunningham ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

C David Allbritton ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

Daniel Dellasega ź?? Anchorage (AK) Glacier Pilots

Utility Drew Heid ź?? Anchorage (AK) Glacier Pilots

Mike Williams ź?? Valley Center (KS) Diamond Dawgs

P Garrett Carpenter ź?? Southern California Bombers

Jake Sabol ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

Heath Wyatt ź?? Valley Center (KS) Diamond Dawgs

Justin Lindsey ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

Eric Braekel ź?? Derby (KS) Twins

MVP Jake Sabol ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos

MGR Andy Schatzley ź?? El Dorado (KS) Broncos


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