Georgia Tech baseball’s fall practice and the White vs. Gold World Series positive steps to growth in 2018
Georgia Tech baseball will hold its annual White vs. Gold World Series starting this Friday
MLB Draft: Drafted in the 40th round by the Atlanta Braves (1190th overall) in 2017 but chose to attend Tech.
Before Tech: Drafted in the 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft in the 40th round by the Atlanta Braves … A two-sport athlete at Norcross High School … Lettered for four years on the baseball team for head coach Reggie Stancil … Was a three-year letterwinner and quarterback on the football team … Ranked as high as the No. 6 outfielder and the No. 12 overall prospect in the state of Georgia for the class of 2017 by Perfect Game … Was also ranked as high as No. 31 nationally at the outfield position and as high as No. 140 overall for the class of 2017 by PG … Rated the No. 67 high school draft prospect by Baseball America … A 2017 Rawlings- Perfect Game third team all-American … Also a 2017 PG southeast all-region first team selection … Named to the 2017 Georgia Dugout Class AAAAAAA all-state second team as a senior … Also a 2017 Gwinnett Daily Post all-county first team honoree … Was a 2016 all-state honorable mention selection and a 2016 Gwinnett Daily Post all-county second team selection as a junior ... Two-time Under Armour preseason all-American nomination … Two-time team captain … Holds the Norcross High School record for most RBIs and most home runs in a single season … Also holds the career records for most RBIs and most home runs at Norcross … Was a key member of the Norcross team that won the regional title in 2016 … Also a member of the Ninth Inning Royals club team … Earned all-tournament team accolades at the 2016 17U PG Evoshield Classic, the 2016 17U BCS Finals, the 2016 17U WWBA Qualifier, the 2016 17U PG/EC Invitational and the 2016 18U Memorial Day at LakePoint event … Also named to the all-state football team in 2016 and 2017 … Holds the Norcross High School record for the most passing yards, most rushing yards by a quarterback and the most touchdowns thrown in a single season .. A member of the honor roll every year in school from K-12.
Personal: Full name is Baron Keyton Radcliff … Born on Feb. 9, 1999 in Lansing, Mich. … Son of Vic and Nikki Radcliff … Has a younger sister named Bishop … Has also lived in Columbus, Ohio and North Augusta, S.C. … Father, Vic, was drafted out of high school by the Kansas City Royals in the fourth round of the 1995 MLB Draft and played professionally for seven seasons … Mother, Nikki, was an all-Big Ten performer and three-year starter on the women’s basketball team at Ohio State University … Enjoys video games and hanging out with friends … Chose Tech to get the best education he can, to play for a top notch baseball program and to stay close to home … Intends to major in business administration.