USA Baseball: Andre Jackson, Jio Orozco and Sati Santa Cruz selected to 17U National Team Development Programby Andy Morales on Jul. 08, 2013, under Sports
USA Baseball announced the 40-man roster for the 17U National Team Development Program following the conclusion of the 17U East and West National Team Championships held in Florida and Arizona.
After evaluating over 6,000 athletes, Andre Jackson (Cienega/Show Baseball), Jio Orozco (Salpointe/520 Elite) and Sati Santa Cruz (Sahuarita/520 Elite) were named to the roster during a selection show held online by USA Baseball on Sunday.
The week-long program will be held at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, North Carolina from August 12-16. According to USA Baseball, players will participate in skill-development sessions and various off-field educational components including guest speakers, instructors and intrasquad Red vs. Blue games.
Orozco was on the 15U National Team last year and his trading card is still available from amazon.com.
Spencer Adams, RHP, Cleveland, Ga.
Mauricio Amaral, RHP, Hialeah, Fla.
Luken Baker, RHP, Spring, Texas
Solomon Bates, RHP, Victorville, Calif.
Seth Beer, RHP/IF, Suwanee, Ga.
Chris Betts, C, Long Beach, Calif.
Grayson Byrd, IF, Alpharetta, Ga.
Sam Cohen, C, Coto de Caza, Calif.
Cole Daily, IF, Chicago, Ill.
Ernie De La Trinidad, OF, Chandler, Ariz.
Kyle Dean, OF, San Diego, Calif.
Kyle Farjad, LHP, Loxahatchee, Fla.
Ryan Fineman, C, Westlake Village, Calif.
Cre Finfrock, RHP, Jensen Beach, Fla.
Cadyn Grenier, IF, Henderson, Nev.
Michael Hickman, C, Fountain Valley, Calif.
Brendan Illies, RHP, Edgewood, Wash.
Julian Infante, IF, Coral Gables, Fla.
Andre Jackson, OF, Vail, Ariz.
Marco Jaime, IF, Yuma, Ariz.
Ryan Johnson, OF, College Station, Texas
Diamond Johnson, OF, Tampa, Fla.
Domnique Key, RHP, San Diego, Calif.
D.J. King, IF, Fort Meade, Fla.
Nick Madrigal, IF, Elk Grove, Calif.
Matthew Mika, IF, Lake Worth, Fla.
Kyle Molnar, RHP, Aliso Viejo, Calif.
Austin Moore, RHP, Huntington Beach, Calif.
Joey Morgan, C, Sisters, Ore.
Jio Orozco, RHP, Tucson, Ariz.
Ian Oxnevad, LHP, Shoreline, Wash.
Wesley Rodriguez, RHP, New York, N.Y.
Sati Santa Cruz, RHP, Sahuarita, Ariz.
Brian Schales, IF, Huntington Beach, Calif.
Brandt Stallings, IF, Buford, Ga.
Bruce Steel, IF, Jupiter, Fla.
Alex Troop, LHP/IF, Aurora, Ill.
Kyle Tucker, OF, Tampa, Fla.
Alec Wilson, OF, Cumming, Ga.
Jacob Woodford, RHP, Tampa, Fla.