Baseball season is almost underway and NC State’s media team has everyone covered.
Today they released their ultimate season preview, profiling the top players and major storylines for the coming season. Click the button below to see the preview. Or read over the summary at the bottom.
We really recommend you check out the full preview. It’s really well done. However, if you insist on just getting the summary. Here is it.
Six position starters are back for the season from NC State’s 2017 starting lineup, including All-ACC Selections Brad Debo and Will Wilson. In total, 69 percent of the Wolfpack’s offense (hits) returns to the lineup for 2018.
The Pack comes in ranked 13th by The Perfect Game Top 25 and a number of players are on pre-season watch lists.
NC State head coach Elliot Avent reached the 1,000 win mark last season and is looking bot build on that total. Meanwhile, Brian Brown is looking to become the NCAA’s active leader in career starts.
Drafted but Returning
NC State has a couple guys who got drafted by MLB clubs but decided to come back to school. See who got drafted where.
Freshman All-Americans looking to take next step
Last season 2 Pack players were named Freshmen All-Americans. This season, as sophomores they look to take the next step and become leaders.
All 56 games to be broadcast live
This is going to be big for the baseball team, as finally, fans can keep track of them all season long, even if they can’t make the games.