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SoCal College Baseball Opening Weekend Preview

It’s Valentine’s Day!

Who cares? Unless your sweetie is taking you to the ballfield, we definitely don’t.

That’s because it’s Opening Day! The college baseball season officially kicks off today.

To get you ready for the opening weekend of Southern California baseball action, we’ve got where the teams will be playing along with an Around the Horn preview of series to watch.

And in this opening weekend preview, you’ll also get the preseason version of Shotgun’s SoCal Squad, your All-Southern California Team.

Teams wil be trying to start strong to open the season and there is an opportunity for teams to makes some noise. Long Beach State hosts Vanderbilt while No. 1 ranked Cal State Fullerton will welcome a Washington State squad that has a lot of potential.

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Top 100 Countdown: 88. Kevin Williams (UCLA)

College Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.

Number 88 on our Top 100 Countdown is UCLA’s Kevin Williams. The 6’0 second baseman from Van Nuys, California was a 41st-round draft pick by the Dodgers in 2010 and began his career at UCLA seeing a good amount of playing time.

As a freshman, Williams saw action in 28 games including 20 starts. While Williams’s freshman season wasn’t statistically significant, the season clearly helped Williams develop into a complete player, as was evident in his stellar sophomore season. Continue reading Top 100 Countdown: 88. Kevin Williams (UCLA)