IMG Academy baseball player Ian McEachern was named to the 16U USA Baseball National Team Trials. The 16U event will be held on August 23 at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, NC. Since 1978, USA Baseball has acted as the National Governing Body (NGB) for amateur baseball. It represents the sport in the United States as a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and internationally as a member federation of the International Baseball Federation (IBAF).
An upcoming freshman and honor student, Ian was named the Cy Young Award winner for the 15U division at IMG Academy this spring. He is a right-handed pitcher and a top prospect for the class of 2016.
Ian is visiting prospect camps at Vanderbilt University, University of Virginia, Pepperdine University and Arizona State University this summer. He was also recently invited to the "Showball Showcase" this August in Fort Myers, Florida.