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The Catoosa County News - - WOR­SHIP DI­REC­TORY -

“At Base­ball Fac­tory, our net­work of pro­fes­sional scouts is con­stantly search­ing to iden­tify the most tal­ented high school play­ers for se­lec­tion to the Un­der Ar­mour All-Amer­ica Game,” said Steve Bern­hardt, Ex­ec­u­tive VP at Base­ball Fac­tory and Chair­man of the Un­der Ar­mour All-Amer­ica Game Se­lec­tion Com­mit­tee. “Over

the past 10 years, we have seen hun­dreds of ex­tremely tal­ented ath­letes com­pete in the event and pro­pel them­selves to­wards suc­cess­ful col­lege and pro­fes­sional base­ball ca­reers.”

Since the game’s in­cep­tion in 2008, 247 of the 286 draft el­i­gi­ble play­ers from the Un­der Ar­mour All-Amer­ica Game have been se­lected in the MLB Am­a­teur Draft in­clud­ing 71 first round picks, in­clud­ing 10 of last year’s top 40 draft picks.

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