Barnes, Red Raiders Continue To Receive Preseason Honors|
Barrett Barnes has received several preseason honors
Jan. 26, 2012
LUBBOCK, Texas - With the start of spring practice just a day away, several Texas Tech baseball players have received several preseason honors from numerous publications throughout the month of January.
Today, junior center fielder Barrett Barnes was named the No. 8 outfielder in the country among collegiate players by Perfect Game in its preseason Power Rankings at each position.
Barnes has also been named a preseason All-American by College Sports Madness, ranked as the No. 14 collegiate first baseman for the 2012 MLB Draft by MLB Draft Guide and also tabbed as a preseason All-Big 12 first team selection by College Sports Madness.
Several other publications will be releasing preseason all-conference and All-America teams over the next few weeks in anticipation for Opening Day for college baseball on Friday, Feb. 17.
In addition, College Baseball Daily named Barnes the No. 19 player in the country among collegiate players.
Here is a list of Red Raiders who have received honors or recognitions during the past month.
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