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1980 ABCA/Rawlings High School All-America Teams

1980-ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams
High School All-America First Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Jeff Reed   Joliet IL
1B Ken Kinnard   Claremore OK
2B Rhett Whisman   Fairfield OH
3B Roger Hansen   Rio Mesa CA
SS Darrell Coles   Eisenhower CA
UT Jay Tibbs   Huffman AL
OF Gary Harris   Hoover CA
OF Jeff Williams   Princeton OH
OF Cecil Espy   Point Loma CA
P Brian Fisher   Aurora Hinkley CO
P Tim Maki   Carroll IN
P Don Schulze   Lake Park IL
High School All-America Second Team
Pos. Player   School State
C John Gibbons   MacArthur TX
1B Jay Reid   Lynwood CA
2B David Miley   Chamberlain FL
3B David Page   Sunside AZ
SS Kelly Gruber   West Lake TX
UT Dion James   McClatchy CA
OF Keith Lovellette   Taconic MA
OF Andy Ponseigo   Arapahoe CO
OF Orlando Villarreal   Wyoming Park MI
P Dan Collins   Newport News VA
P Pat Clements   Pleasant Valley CA
P Ron Robinson   Woodlake CA
High School All-America Third Team
Pos. Player   School State
C Ross Kingsley   Janesville WI
1B Peter Yates   Newburport MA
2B Tim Brecht   Norway IA
3B Bruce Seid   Oak Park MI
SS Doug Baylor   St. Mark DE
UT Chad Loupee   Washington IA
OF John Schuessler   Thomas Jefferson TX
OF Mark Reynolds   Wichita Southeast KS
OF Ed McMillian   Xavier CT
P Jeff Horne   White Oak NC
P Ed Luppe   Littleton CO
P Jodi Johnson   Malone NY
Rawlings Sporting Goods

About Rawlings

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About the ABCA
The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 15,000 members represent all 50 states and 41 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include nine divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School, Youth and Travel Baseball.
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