Sixty-Two From #ACCBase Selected in 2015 MLB Draft

Clemson, Florida State, North Carolina, and Virginia lead with seven apiece


GREENSBORO, N.C. - Sixty-two student-athletes from ACC schools were selected during the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded on Wednesday.

The total stands as the fourth most in league history and marks the ninth time in the last 10 years that at least 50 league players have been selected. All 14 ACC programs had at least one player drafted.

Also extended was a streak of 24 straight years with at least one first round pick from the league. 

Clemson, Florida State, North Carolina, and Virginia led all ACC schools with seven picks apiece. Duke, Miami, and NC State had five players taken, while Boston College, Louisville, and Virginia Tech had four selected.

Of the 30 MLB teams, 25 drafted at least one player from the ACC led by the Pittsburgh Pirates with five league selections.

Complete list of #ACCBase Selections in 2015 MLB Draft
1, 25, D.J. Stewart, Florida State, JR, OF, Baltimore Orioles
1, 31, Chris Shaw, Boston College, JR, 1B, San Francisco Giants
1, 35, Kyle Funkhouser, Louisville, JR, RHP, Los Angeles Dodgers
CB A, 40, Nathan Kirby, Virginia, JR, LHP, Milwaukee Brewers
2, 61, Andrew Suarez, Miami, SR, LHP, San Francisco Giants
CB B, 74, Josh Sborz, Virginia, JR, RHP, Los Angeles Dodgers
3, 78, Michael Matuella, Duke, JR, RHP, Texas Rangers
4, 112, Zack Erwin, Clemson, JR, LHP, Chicago White Sox
4, 119, David Thompson, Miami, JR, 3B, New York Mets
4, 124, Tyler Krieger, Clemson, JR, SS, Cleveland Indians
4, 128, Skye Bolt, North Carolina, JR, CF, Oakland A's
5, 139, Trent Thornton, North Carolina, JR, RHP, Houston Astros
5, 148, Joe McCarthy, Virginia, JR, RF, Tampa Bay Rays
5, 157, Brandon Waddell, Virginia, JR, LHP, Pittsburgh Pirates
6, 178, Benton Moss, North Carolina, SR, RHP, Tampa Bay Rays
6, 186, Steven Duggar, Clemson, JR, CF, San Francisco Giants
6, 194, Matt Crownover, Clemson, JR, LHP, Washington Nationals
7, 211, George Iskenderian, Miami, JR, 3B, Milwaukee Brewers
9, 265, Sarkis Ohanian, Duke, SR, RHP, Cincinnati Reds
9, 266, Reilly Hovis, North Carolina, JR, RHP, Miami Marlins
9, 268, Danny De la Calle, Florida State, SR, C, Tampa Bay Rays
10, 304, William Strode, Florida State, SR, LHP, Cleveland Indians
11, 333, Joshua Rogers, Louisville, SO, LHP, New York Yankees
11, 335, Dylan Silva, Florida State, JR, LHP, Seattle Mariners
12, 373, Robert Strader, Louisville, JR, LHP, Baltimore Orioles
13, 397, Logan Ratledge, NC State, SR, SS, Pittsburgh Pirates
14, 410, A.J. Murray, Georgia Tech, SR, C, Minnesota Twins
14, 428, Boomer Biegalski, Florida State, SO, RHP, Oakland A's
14, 432, Garrett Kennedy, Miami, SR, C, Los Angeles Dodgers
16, 474, Brendon Hayden, Virginia Tech, SR, 1B, Philadelphia Phillies
16, 485, Ricky Eusebio, Miami, JR, CF, Seattle Mariners
17, 504, Kenny Koplove, Duke, JR, RHP, Philadelphia Phillies
17, 513, Brody Koerner, Clemson, JR, RHP, New York Yankees
19, 566, Curt Britt, NC State, JR, RHP, Miami Marlins
19, 572, John La Prise, Virginia, JR, 2B, Toronto Blue Jays
20, 596, Korey Dunbar, North Carolina, JR, C, Miami Marlins
20, 615, Kenny Towns, Virginia, SR, 3B, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
21, 622, Landon Lassiter, North Carolina, JR, LF, Chicago White Sox
21, 631, Jon Olczak, NC State, JR, RHP, Milwaukee Brewers
21, 644, Matt Pirro, Wake Forest, SR, RHP, Washington Nationals
23, 680, Alex Perez, Virginia Tech, SR, SS, Minnesota Twins
23, 702, Andrew Istler, Duke, SR, RHP, Los Angeles Dodgers
24, 706, Bryant Holtmann, Florida State, SR, LHP, Arizona Diamondbacks
24, 711, Brad Stone, NC State, JR, LHP, Boston Red Sox
24, 713, Sutton Whiting, Louisville, SR, SS, Chicago Cubs
27, 801, Saige Jenco, Virginia Tech, JR, CF, Boston Red Sox
28, 848, Marc Berube, Pitt, JR, RHP, Oakland A's
29, 862, Jake Fincher, NC State, SR, CF, Chicago White Sox
31, 923, Daniel Spingola, Georgia Tech, SR, OF, Chicago Cubs
31, 933, Hobie Harris, Pitt, SR, RHP, New York Yankees
31, 938, John Gorman, Boston College, SR, RHP, Oakland A's
32, 951, Clate Schmidt, Clemson, JR, RHP, Boston Red Sox
32, 966, Jeff Burke, Boston College, JR, RHP, San Francisco Giants
33, 997, Sean Keselica, Virginia Tech, SR, LHP, Pittsburgh Pirates
34, ###, Conor Biggio, Notre Dame, SR, OF, Houston Astros
35, ###, Blake Butera, Boston College, SR, 2B, Tampa Bay Rays
36, ###, Rich Condeelis, Pitt, JR, RHP, Minnesota Twins
36, ###, Trevor Kelley, North Carolina, SR, RHP, Boston Red Sox
36, ###, James Marvel, Duke, JR, RHP, Pittsburgh Pirates
36, ###, Daniel Pinero, Virginia, SO, 3B, Detroit Tigers
37, ###, Eli White, Clemson, SO, SS, Pittsburgh Pirates
37, ###, Josh Delph, Florida State, SR, CF, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim