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As the summer baseball showcase circuit rolls on, Tampa Bay players keep collecting accolades. Here are the locals that made the all-tournament team, which was selected by Perfect Game, from the 2012 WWBA (World Wood Bat Association) 17u National Championship, held at the East Cobb Complex in Marietta, Ga. The showcase, one of the largest of the summer, ran from July 6-13.
Hitters (class of 2013 unless noted; College commitment in parenthesis):
Pete Alonso, Plant (Florida)
Chase Turner, Steinbrenner
Austin Sweat, Dunedin
John Suskauer, Plant (North Florida)
Quinn Cockrell, Plant
Chaz Fowler, Durant
Tyler Danish, Durant (Florida)
Ethan Lichtenberg, Tarpon Springs
Cody Crouse, Bloomingdale (Florida International)
Logan Crouse, Bloomingdale (2015)
PJ DeJesus, Mitchell
Alex McGathey, Seminole (North Florida)
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