UNC Baseball Recruiting

Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Baseball Recruiting.

UNC Football Lands Two-Sport Star Timothy Lawson

A day after officially visiting UNC, 3-star tight end Tim Lawson committed to the Tar Heels. Lawson, a 6-foot-4, 220-pounder from Fort Myers, Fla., also had official visits scheduled with TCU, Duke, and Purdue. Lawson was committed to UCF for baseball as a left-handed pitcher. But, his path was altered when he began picking up football scholarship offers. (Inside Carolina)

UNC baseball commitment Walker Jenkins projected to go Top 5 in 2023 MLB Draft

UNC Baseball commit Walker Jenkins is the Tar Heels top player in the recruiting class but he’s also a top prospect for the 2023 MLB draft this summer. Right now, it looks like there’s no shot he will be on campus to play for UNC. released its early look at the top 10 players for the draft and the South Brunswick product was mocked to go No. 3. (Tar Heels Wire)

South Brunswick's Walker Jenkins Signs With UNC Baseball

Consider this signing a warmup. South Brunswick senior baseball player Walker Jenkins, North Carolina's Gatorade Player of the Year, signed a letter of intent on Friday to attend the University of North Carolina. Whether he plays for the Tar Heels is another matter altogether, as Jenkins is likely to be selected in the Major League Baseball draft, which begins July 9. (State Port Pilot)

Competitive Drive Fuels UNC Baseball Commit Walker Jenkins

Walker Jenkins, a UNC Baseball commit since the age of 15 and No. 5-ranked player in the 2023 class, found himself with an opportunity to prove doubters wrong. "When I was 13 years old I got cut from the Canes National Team. They said I was too slow, unathletic, and wasn’t a good enough ballplayer, and I was like, ‘Okay I’ll go and prove you otherwise.'" (Perfect Game)

UNC Baseball transfer Ben Peterson impresses at Cape Cod League

Over the summer, transfer pitcher has shown that he has the makings of being a great addition for UNC. Peterson has had quite a journey throughout his career. The right-hander began his career at Appalachian State, appearing in 11 games. Aaron Fitt, the co-editor and national writer for D1Baseball, was impressed with Peterson this summer. (Keeping It Heel)

USC pitcher Matt Keating signs with New York Yankees instead of transferring to UNC

USC baseball won’t be losing one of its top players to the NCAA transfer portal as expected, but the Trojans also won’t be getting him back. Right-handed pitcher Matt Keating had committed to transfer to UNC. Instead, he’s heading to the professional ranks. Keating was drafted by the Yankees organization in the ninth round of the 2022 MLB Draft. (247 Sports)

UNC Baseball Lands Vanderbilt Transfer Pitcher Nelson Berkwich

The UNC baseball program landed a big-time transfer in former Vanderbilt left-handed pitcher , who announced his commitment to the Tar Heels on Friday. In two seasons at Vanderbilt, Berkwich posted a 3.03 ERA in 29.2 innings over 28 relief appearances. He logged a 1.96 ERA over five games in the Cape Cod League this summer. (Read More...)

UNC baseball commitment Brooks Brannon instead signs with Boston Red Sox after draft, turns pro

Two-time state champion Brooks Brannon has told HighSchoolOT that he has signed with the Boston Red Sox after being picked in the 9th round of the 2022 MLB Draft. Brannon's decision to sign means that he will not be enrolling at UNC and will head to the instructional league for the remainder of the year before going to his first spring training in 2023. (High School OT)

UNC Baseball commit Brooks Brannon selected by Boston Red Sox in MLB Draft

After a record-setting senior season, Randleman's Brooks Brannon was selected in the MLB Draft. The UNC commit was picked by the Boston Red Sox in the ninth round Monday with the 279th overall selection. "I move up quickly and we win a ring in Boston." He said he would discuss his future plans with the Tar Heels and the Red Sox on Tuesday. (Asheboro Courier-Tribune)

USC baseball transfer Matt Keating commits to North Carolina

Matt Keating has become the latest USC Trojans player to find a new home after entering the NCAA transfer portal. The two-way player, who was primarily used on the mound as the Trojans’ closer this season, announced on Friday that he is committing to the North Carolina Tar Heels, first thanking USC for the one year he spent with the Trojans. (247 Sports)
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