UC Baseball Star Ian Happ Piles Up Preseason Honors

UC baseball star Ian Happ has already been named the AAC Preseason Player of the Year and the 16th best overall MLB draft prospect.

Happ has now been named a First Team Preseason All-American by Baseball America, a First Team All-America by Perfect Game, and a Third Team All-America by Louisville Slugger.

He recorded a combined .322 batting average in 2013 and 2014.

UC opens the baseball season in Starkville, Mississippi, in just two weeks on February 13th against Miami (Ohio) and Mississippi State.

By Andy Smith