Benedict Sports Information
ATLANTA, Ga. – The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) has announced its 2019 Baseball Preseason Team as voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors.
Harper hit .348 with four home runs and 21 RBI last season. He was second on the team with 27 stolen bases on 29 attempts, helping the Tigers to lead NCAA Division II in stolen bases per game. Santiago hit .274 with two home runs and 11 RBI. Pagan was 2-2 on the mound with two saves in 18 appearances for the Tigers.
The 2019 SIAC Baseball season is set to begin this weekend featuring a mix of in-conference and out-of-conference play to start the season. Benedict opens the season on Feb. 12 with a home game against USC Beaufort.
The complete 2019 SIAC Baseball Preseason Team can be found below.
2019 SIAC Baseball Preseason Team
|SP||Michael Reddick||Albany State||Redshirt Junior||Leesburg, Georgia|
|C||Brennan Fontenot||Spring Hill||Senior||Greenwell Spring, Louisiana|
|1B||Jacob Bisharat||Miles||Sophomore||Pleasant Grove, Alabama|
|2B||Chris O’Neal||Lane||Junior||Barnesville, Georgia|
|SS||Christopher Harper||Benedict||Junior||Brooklyn, New York|
|3B||Javier Santiago||Benedict||Sophomore||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|OF||Grayson Williams||Spring Hill||Sophomore||Mobile, Alabama|
|OF||Luke Wall||Spring Hill||Senior||Mobile, Alabama|
|OF||Cameron Starks||Kentucky State||Senior||Alpharetta, Georgia|
|UT||Peyton Logan||Miles||Redshirt Senior||Childersburg, Alabama|
|RP||Ricardo Pagan||Benedict||Senior||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|SP||Anthony Nettles||Clark Atlanta||Junior||Morrow, Georgia|
|C||Bryan Wilson||Kentucky State||Senior||Chattanooga, Tenn.|
|1B||Adren Thompson||Kentucky State||Sophomore||Lexington, Kentucky|
|2B||Dominic Johnson||Tuskegee||Junior||Los Angeles, Ca.|
|SS||Jordan Johnson||Clark Atlanta||Senior||Conyers, Georgia|
|3B||Tayari Albright||Tuskegee||Sophomore||Atlanta, Georgia|
|OF||Alex Bentley||Miles||Senior||Sylacauga, Alabama|
|OF||Quantico Dodson-Williams||Albany State||Senior||Griffin, Georgia|
|OF||Jordan Ransom||Kentucky State||Senior||Ringgold, Georgia|
|UT||Elgin Woodside||Tuskegee||Senior||New Orleans, LA|
|RP||Nytorious Cooler||Tuskegee||Junior||Mobile, Alabama|