GAINESVILLE -- The honors continue to role in for Preston Tucker, the University of Florida freshman first baseman who was named national Freshman Hitter of the Year by NCBWA. On Tuesday, U.S.A. Baseball announced that Tucker recently accepted an invitation to try out for the 2009 National Baseball Team.
U.S.A. Baseball will hold its trials June 15-24 at the U.S.A. Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, N.C. Thirty-six collegiate baseball players will try out for the team and 22 will make the final roster.