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1977 ABCA/Rawlings High School All-America Teams

1977-ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams
High School All-America First Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Dave Hodgins   Buscher CA
1B Harold Baines   St. Michaels MD
2B Walt Backman   Beaverton OR
3B Ted Venger   Hart CA
SS Dave Hibner   Howell MI
OF Paul Croft   Morristown NJ
OF Craig Landis   Vintage CA
OF Kevin Bass   Menlo CA
P Andrew Madden   New Hartford NY
P William Gullickson   Joliet Catholic IL
P Richard Barnes   Lake Worth FL
High School All-America Second Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Ray Crokett Jr.   Samuel Clemens TX
1B Stan Davis   Halifax VA
2B Tom Goffena   Sidney OH
3B Kyle Keahey   La Junta CO
SS Jose Castro   Jackson FL
OF Brian Greer   Sonorae CA
OF Anthony Nicely   Meadowdale OH
OF Bruce Compton   Norman OK
P Tom Mullen   Central IA
P Ricky Wright   Paris TX
P Rickard Dotson   Anderson OH
High School All-America Third Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Gerry Groninger   Green Mountain CO
1B Bruce LaHay   Oakville MO
2B Daryl Hill   Peterson CA
3B Paul Gallagher   Penosburg PA
SS David Brooks   Blanchard OK
OF Leo Koralik   Weber IL
OF Bill Kucker   Hamden CT
OF David Henderson   Dos Palos CA
P Kevin Richardson   Roosevelt MI
P Mike Jones   Sutherton NY
P David Flattery   St. Edmond IA
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About the ABCA
The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 15,000 members represent all 50 states and 41 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include nine divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School, Youth and Travel Baseball.
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