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Freshman Pitcher Matthew Matthijs Commits to UNC Baseball
D.H. Conley freshman Matthew Matthijs has yet to play a baseball game for the Vikings, but he’s already decided where he will play college baseball. The former standout pitcher for the Greenville Little League North State team best known for its trip to the Little League World Series in 2017 has made a verbal commitment to sign with UNC following his senior season in 2021. (Greenville Daily Reflector
Terry Sanford High School pitcher Davidjohn Herz signs with UNC BaseballTerry Sanford
pitcher Davidjohn Herz signed with UNC on Wednesday. Herz, the Bulldogs’ left-handed ace, was named the region’s top baseball player at the Observer’s Best of 910Preps banquet in June. He pitched 65 2/3 innings for the Bulldogs, striking out 105 batters and tallying a 0.53 ERA. He had six games with 10 strikeouts or more, including 17 against Cape Fear. (Fayetteville Observer
Rocky Mount Academy's Will Stewart signs with UNC baseball
Rocky Mount Academy senior Will Stewart signed a national letter of intent a couple weeks ago to play baseball at the University of North Carolina, yet Stewart made the decision final while on a mission trip in the Dominican Republic. Stewart, a catcher and third baseman, guided an RMA team that finished 14-4 and was stopped one game away from a state championship game berth. (Rocky Mount Telegram
Jordyn Adams Named 2017-18 MaxPreps Male High School Athlete of the Year
In 46 years of leading high school football teams, David Green said he's never coached for or against an athlete as amazing as Jordyn Adams
. And yet, it's Adams second best sport. The 6-foot-2, 175-pound former University of North Carolina football and baseball signee was the 17th pick of the MLB Draft earlier this month and last week reportedly signed for $4.1 million. (Max Preps
Former UNC Signee Jordyn Adams Inks $4.1 Million Deal With Angels
Former North Carolina wide receiver and baseball signee Jordyn Adams
has signed a $4.1 million deal with the Los Angeles Angels. Adams was drafted No. 17 overall by the Angels and opted to enter the professional baseball ranks rather than enroll at UNC to play football and baseball. The slot value of the pick was $3,472,900. Adams signed with the Angels on Tuesday. (Inside Carolina
Video: Draft Day Behind the Scenes with Angels First Round Pick Jordyn Adams
Follow former North Carolina football and baseball commit Jordyn Adams
around as he goes through 2018 Major League Baseball draft day and winds up being selected 17th overall by the Los Angeles Angels.
Angels first round pick Jordyn Adams will sign, forgo college commitmentJordyn Adams
, the 6-foot-2, 175 pounds two-sport star, has come to an agreement with Los Angels Angels organization and is finding time to fly to Los Angeles to make the deal official. Adams admitted that while he enjoys football, it was clear he had to put it aside in order to pursue his life-long sport. Adams had committed to play football and baseball at North Carolina. (FOX Sports
Jordyn Adams Selected in First Round of MLB Draft
North Carolina signee Jordyn Adams
was selected in the first round (17 overall) of the MLB Draft by the Los Angeles Angels on Monday, which could end his Tar Heel football career before it begins. Adams, 6-foot-2, 180-pound wide receiver from Cary (N.C.) Green Hope High, and his family now must choose between enrolling at UNC or playing for the Angels. (Inside Carolina
Final MLB Mock Draft: Does Jordyn Adams go in 1st round tonight?
The MLB Draft begins Monday at 7 p.m. There will be 78 picks made today, the first 43 of those broadcast live on MLB Network. Prediction - 15. Texas Rangers: Jordyn Adams
, OF, Green Hope HS (Cary, N.C.) -- Texas always loves high-ceiling high schoolers, and Adams has one of the highest in the Draft. Adams has committed to play football and baseball at UNC. (MLB.com
A 4-star UNC freshman receiver who can poster-dunk a basketball could be a top-15 MLB Draft pick
UNC football and baseball commit Jordyn Adams
is a multi-sport star. In football, he was one of the highest-rated wide receivers in the class of 2018. In baseball, he was one of the country’s best prep outfielders. The MLB Draft is June 4. ESPN analyst Keith Law mocks Adams 15th overall to the Rangers. The assigned slot value for the 15th pick is more than $3.7 million. (SB Nation
Jordyn Adams No. 18 Overall in Latest MLB Mock Draft
Only days away from the MLB Draft, it would be great to report that the first round is taking definitive shape, but we're not quite there. 18. Kansas City Royals: Jordyn Adams
, OF, Green Hope HS (Cary, NC): The Royals have the largest bonus pool in the Draft this year. So they could go after Adams, the two-sport star who could go on to play football and baseball at UNC. (MLB.com
Video: Jordyn Adams - Day In The Life Before MLB Draft
Follow 2018 North Carolina football and baseball signee Jordyn Adams
for a day in his life as he works out for Major League Baseball scouts weeks before the MLB Draft. If Adams is drafted high enough, he will have to decide between pursuing a professional baseball career or joining the football and baseball teams at UNC.