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1983 ABCA/Rawlings High School All-America Teams

1983-ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams
High School All-America First Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Matt Stark   Los Altos CA
1B Paul Ricky Jordan   Grant CA
2B Todd Mabe   Edison CA
3B Eddie Williams   Hoover CA
SS Kurt Stillwell   Thousand Oaks CA
UT John Toale   Tarauella FL
OF Gary Thurman   North Central IN
OF Kurt Parham   Thornridge IL
OF Ron DeLucchi   Campolindo CA
P Brian Holman   North KS
P Jackie Davidson   Everman TX
P Joel Davis   Sandalwood FL
High School All-America Second Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Joe Oliver   Boone FL
1B Beris King   Palm Springs CA
2B George Threadgill   Whiteville NC
3B Tim Zapolski   Boulder City NV
SS Marcus Lawton   Harrison Central MS
UT Randall Strijek   Draper NY
OF Rex Blackwell   Colton CA
OF Paul Thoutsis   Worcester MA
OF Geoff Peterson   Clovis West CA
P Mike Gereer   Las Vegas Valley NV
P Mike Pavelka   Hopkins MN
P David West   Craigmont TN
High School All-America Third Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Mark Machtolf   Gonzaga WA
1B Psul Fuller   Leo IL
2B Elanis Westbrooks   Bellaire TX
3B John Toale   Tarrauella FL
SS Webster Garrison   Marrero LA
UT Carl Jenkins   Yonkers NY
OF Chris Forgione   Salesianum DE
OF Paul Murphy   Ardsley NY
OF Drew Stratton   Quabbin Regional MA
P John Kuester   Norway IA
P Wayne Dotson   Estacado TX
P Stan Fansler   Elkins WV
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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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