Three locals among MaxPreps' underclass All-Americans



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Fri. July 12, 2013 | Matt Baker | Email


Three area baseball players have been named underclass All-Americans by MaxPreps.

Mitchell ace Cobi Johnson earned honors as a junior. The first-team all-Suncoast selection and Florida State commit posted a 1.68 ERA with 103 strikeouts for the Class 6A region finalists. He also led the district champs with a .426 batting average.

Plant OF Kyle Tucker earned sophomore honors by MaxPreps after batting a county-best .556 with 26 RBIs and nine home runs. He has orally committed to Florida and also was also a first-team all-Suncoast performer.

Tampa Prep’s catcher Luis Medina was selected for the freshman team. He batted .461 with 23 RBIs and 11 doubles to earn second-team all-Hillsborough County honors.


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