College | Story | 2/2/2015

Conference Preview: WCC

Mike Rooney        
Photo: Kyle Terada

Preseason College Top 25 | Preseason All-American Team | 2015 College Baseball Preview Index

For all of Perfect Game's conference previews as part of the 2015 college baseball preview content, the predicted order of finish and all-conference teams are available for free. The conference top prospects and individual team breakdowns can be viewed with a College Baseball Ticket (CBT) subscription. To learn more about the College Baseball Ticket and to sign up today please visit this link.

Predicted Order of Finish

Overall/conference win-loss records from 2014 indicated | * Denotes projected conference automatic bid

No. Team W L W L
1 Loyola Marymount* 32 24 17 10
2 Gonzaga 26 29 17 10
3 Pepperdine 43 18 18 9
4 Pacific 26 27 15 12
5 San Diego 34 20 16 11
6 San Francisco 25 29 11 16
7 BYU 22 31 12 15
8 Santa Clara 26 30 16 11
9 St. Mary's 16 39 8 19
10 Portland 11 41 5 22

Preseason All-Conference Team

Pos. Name Class School Stats/Notes
C Aaron Barnett So. Pepperdine .359-0-28; 3rd in conference with 80 hits
1B Brendan Hendricks Sr. San Francisco .287-6-39; plus pop from left side
MIF David Fletcher So. Loyola Marymount .329-0-28; elite defender at SS
MIF Kyle Holder Jr. San Dieg .298-3-29; premium athlete and LH bat
3B Mitchell Gunsolus Sr. Gonzaga .287-0-23; led WCC with 43 walks
OF Gio Bursa Jr. Pacific .257-3-40; huge summer in Cape, ++ tools
OF Austin Miller So. Loyola Marymount .374-0-18; won WCC batting title as freshman
OF Derek Atkinson Sr. San Francisco .330-1-44; 4th in league in RBI
DH Stevie Berman So. Santa Clara .322-4-23; hit 3rd in lineup as frosh, big-time arm
UT Brett Sullivan Jr. Pacific .357-4-40; 9th nationally in toughest to strikeout
SP Colin Welmon Sr. Loyola Marymount 10-2, 2.37 ERA; 34th rd. pick of Pirates in 2014
SP Kolton Mahoney Jr. BYU 6-6, 3.97 ERA; led Cape in strikeouts last summer
SP Trevor Megill RS Jr. Loyola Marymount Inj. in 2014, 3rd round pick of Cardinals in 2014
SP Brandon Bailey So. Gonzaga 6-7, 3.69 ERA; 102.1 IP and 4 CGs as freshman
RP Chandler Blanchard So. Pepperdine 1-1, 1.12 ERA; only 4 ERs in 26 appearances

Player of the Year: David Fletcher, SS, Loyola Marymount

Pitcher of the Year: Colin Welmonrhp, Loyola Marymount

Freshman of the Year: Jeider Rinconlhp, San Francisco

Top Prospects

This is PG 'College Baseball Ticket' Level content.
You must be a 'College Baseball Ticket' subscriber to read the rest.

Sign in Subscribe to CBT
 Give us your feedback
Copyright 1994-2019 by Perfect Game. All rights reserved. No portion of this information may be reprinted or reproduced without the written consent of Perfect Game.