University of Arizona sophomore Johnny Field selected to the 2012 USA Baseball Collegiate National Teamby Andy Morales on Jun. 25, 2012, under Sports
Las Vegas native and Wildcat infielder/outfielder Johnny Field was one of a select few to be named to the national team.
According to a statement by USA Baseball, “There are currently 26 players on the team, including five alternates and two who remain in Omaha, as Grayson Greiner of South Carolina and Johnny Field of Arizona prepare to square off for the NCAA title at the College World Series.”
Team USA had their first practice on Sunday and will then play a 22-game schedule beginning on Monday, June 25.
Also joining the team is Gilbert High grad D.J. Peterson who is now playing at New Mexico. Arizona State’s Trevor Williams is also on the team.
Tennessee head coach Dave Serrano will serve as the manager of Team USA and will be assisted by George Horton (Oregon), Jason Gill (Loyola Marymount) and Andy Stankiewicz (Grand Canyon).
Note: Players with an asterisk are currently with their respective clubs at the College World Series and players in italics are alternates.
Team USA Roster
David Berg, Fr., RHP, UCLA
Kris Bryant, So., IF, San Diego
Danny Canela, Jr., C, NC State
Dan Child, So., RHP, Oregon State
Michael Conforto, Fr., IF/OF, Oregon State
Austin Cousino, Fr., OF, Kentucky
Johnathon Crawford, So., RHP, Florida
Kyle Farmer, So., IF, Georgia
Johnny Field, So., IF/OF, Arizona*
Adam Frazier, So., IF, Mississippi State
Zack Godley, Jr., RHP, Tennessee
Marco Gonzales, So., LHP/IF, Gonzaga
Grayson Greiner, Fr., C, South Carolina*
Brett Hambright, Sr., C, Oregon
Jordan Hankins, So., IF, Austin Peay
Michael Lorenzen, So., OF, Cal State Fullerton
D.J. Peterson, So., IF, New Mexico
Colton Plaia, Jr., C, Loyola Marymount
Adam Plutko, So., RHP, UCLA
Jake Reed, Fr., RHP, Oregon
Carlos Rodon, Fr., LHP/IF, NC State
Ryne Stanek, So., RHP, Arkansas
Tommy Thorpe, Fr., LHP, Oregon
Jose Trevino, Fr., IF, Oral Roberts
Trea Turner, Fr., IF, NC State
Bobby Wahl, So., RHP, Mississippi
Trevor Williams, So., RHP, Arizona State