Golson, Buchanan & Robbins also selected in Major League Baseball Draft

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Pascagoula High School center fielder Senquez Golson was the 262nd overall pick, selected by the Boston Red Sox in the 8th round.  Golson, an Ole Miss football signee batted .345 with 23 RBI's and 3 home runs.

Biloxi High School ace, 6 foot 8 Hawtin Buchanan, was drafted in the 19th round by Washington, the 577th player chosen. His fast ball was clocked in the low 90's and he rung up 77 strikeouts. The Ole Miss signee also batted .307 with 28 RBI's.

Another Mississippi Gulf Coast player, George County High School ace, Mason Robbins, was drafted by the New York Mets in the 20th round, the 612th overall pick.  Robbins posted 7 wins and 4 losses, with 99 strikeouts and a one-point-eight-three earned run average,.

Mason carried a big stick batting .500 on the season with 14 home runs and 40 RBI's. He's a blue chip prospect.

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