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Red Raiders Baseball Announces 1998 Signees
 

 

 

 

July 21, 1998

LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech baseball program has announced the signings of three new players to National-Letters-of Intent head coach Larry Hays announced late Tuesday afternoon. The three athletes- shortstop Alan Marshall (Sebastopol, Calif./Santa Rosa J.C.) and righthanded pitchers Ryan Steadham (Hobbs, N.M./New Mexico J.C.) and Kevin Tracy (Lake Oswego, Ore./Santa Rosa J.C., Calif.) are all junior college transfers.

Texas Tech also lost freshman pitcher Cliff Bartosh who signed a MLB contract with the Philadelphia Phillies. The Red Raiders have lost four players- Bartosh, Michael Gargano, Cedric Hebert and Jack Wilson- to Major League Baseball contracts. The three new signees brings the total to 22 1998 Texas Tech baseball players signed including 18 junior college transfers. Eighteen of the 22 signees will attend Texas Tech in the fall.

Three New 1998 Texas Tech Baseball Signees (released July 21, 1998)

Name          Pos. *Exp. Hometown              Last School
Alan Marshall SS   JR-TR Sebastopol, Calif.    Santa Rosa J.C., Calif.
Ryan Steadham RHP  JR-TR Hobbs, N.M.           New Mexico J.C.
Kevin Tracy   RHP  JR-TR Lake Oswego, Oregon   Santa Rosa J.C., Calif.

1998 Texas Tech Baseball Signees

(official list as of July 21, 1998)
Name              Pos.  *Exp. Hometown                  Last School
xCliff Bartosh    LHP   FR-HS Duncanville, Texas        Duncanville, H.S.
Daniel Cole       RHP   FR-HS Lubbock, Texas            Monterey H.S.
Marco Cunningham  OF    JR-TR Silt, Colo.               Trinidad J.C.
Mike Duperron     LHP   JR-TR Prescott, Ontario, Canada Indian Hills J.C.
James Durham      INF   JR-TR Cougar, Wash.             Green River J.C.
Indalcio (Lally) 
         Esquivel 3B/1B JR-TR Arlington, Texas          Northeast, J.C.
Clancy Fossum     RHP   SO-TR Waco, Texas               Texas A&M
xMichael Gargano  RHP   JR-TR Sandy, Utah               Dixie J.C.
Joey Hart        1B/C   JR-TR Round Rock, Texas         Grayson J.C./U of Texas
xCedric Hebert    RHP   JR-TR Kaplan, La.               Grayson J.C.
James Lunsford    C     JR-TR San Angelo, Texas         Grayson J.C.
Alan Marshall     SS    JR-TR Sebastopol, Calif.        Santa Rosa J.C., Calif.
David O'Keeffe    3B    JR-TR San Francisco, Calif.     Canada College
Brandon Plumblee  OF    JR-TR Odessa, Texas             Howard J.C.
Brandon Roberson  RHP   JR-TR Aledo, Texas              Hill J.C.
Steve Rowe        RHP   FR-HS Pasadena, Texas           Jesuit H.S.
Chris Sampson     SS    JR-TR Channel View, Texas       Lonmorris J.C.
Bodie Simpson     OF    JR-TR Lubbock, Texas/Monterey   Vernon J.C.
Ryan Steadham     RHP   JR-TR Hobbs, N.M.               New Mexico J.C.
Kevin Tracy       RHP   JR-TR Lake Oswego, Oregon       Santa Rosa J.C., Calif.
Jon Weber         OF    JR-TR Lakewood, Calif.          Los Angeles Harbor College

xJack Wilson SS JR-TR Thousand Oaks, Calif. Oxnard J.C. *Exp. indicates class level when entering Texas Tech in the fall. xindicates signees who have signed Major League Baseball contracts and will not attend Texas Tech in the fall.


 

 

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