STATON NAMED TO COASTAL PLAIN LEAGUE ALL-STAR TEAM
Columbia, S.C.-- North Greenville standout Allen Staton continued adding to his baseball resume this week, as the rising senior was named to the Coastal Plain League All-Star team after putting together a solid season so far for the Columbia Blowfish.
Allan Staton has recovered nicely from an injury sustained during the 2014 regular season, batting .324 for the Columbia Blowfish, with five RBI and nine runs scored. Staton also has accounted for one home run and four doubles. The Coastal Plain League All-Star team will take on the USA Collegiate National Team on June 22, in Carey, North Carolina.
The Coastal Plain League is a wooden bat, summer baseball league designated for collegiate baseball players. The league is based out of Holly Springs, North Carolina. The league was started in 1937 and ran through 1941 before being suspended during World War II. The Columbia Blowfish joined the league in 2006, playing their games at Capital City Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina.