Super regionals talk on Ackley and White
June, 8, 2009
By Jason A. Churchill
North Carolina RHP Alex White and 1B/OF Dustin Ackley led the Tar Heels to two wins and a College World Series appearance over the weekend, while Florida closer Billy Bullock failed to hold a lead versus Southern Miss. LSU and Arkansas won twice, and RHP Mike Leake and LHP Josh Spence pitched Arizona State into the CWS with two solid performances. Here's what scouts had to say about it all: • "White really showed me something that I hadn't seen a lot of," said an NL club's area scout. "Long-term, I think he's right there with [Fort Worth Cats RHP] [Aaron] Crow and should go top 10. His slider was a little better today and he threw more strikes with his fastball -- he threw more fastballs in general, at least early. It wasn't a dominating, stellar performance, but it was good, and nice to see.
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