Tigerville, S.C.—Senior starting pitcher Drew Provence is one of three North Greenville baseball players who were named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Division II Preseason All-Americans.
Provence, the right handed ace of the North Greenville pitching staff was honored with a 2nd team selection after posting a 10-1 win/loss record with a 3.01 earned run average in 2011.
Junior right fielder Adam Taylor and senior center fielder Markus Duckworth were honored with third team selections. In 2011 Taylor was the teams leading offensive threat, posting a .413 average with with 6 homeruns and 45 RBI’s.
Duckworth makes the list after sitting out the 2011 season with a thumb injury. In 2010, Duckworth sported a .415 average at the plate with 66 runs scored and 51 RBI’s. Duckworth also tallied 2 homeruns.