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2012 Super Six Baseball

Who: Sam Clay

School: Buford

Class: Senior

Position: LHP/OF

Favorite athletes: Todd Helton and John Elway

Favorite movie: "Forrest Gump"

Favorite music artist: Led Zeppelin

Favorite career moments: Winning the state championship last year and beating Lovett after losing 10 straight times to them over the last five seasons

Noteworthy:

-- Was a second-team All-County selection by the Daily Post after going 7-2 with a 2.03 ERA and 77 strikeouts in 48 innings in helping the Wolves to the Class AA state title a year ago

-- Named to Junior Team Georgia that participated in the Junior Sunbelt Classic last summer

-- Named first-team preseason Class AA All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club

-- Has signed to play college baseball at Georgia Tech


Who: Mason Felt

School: Hebron Christian

Class: Senior

Position: LHP

-- Favorite athlete: Clayton Kershaw

-- Favorite movie: "Hardball"

-- Favorite music artist: Biggie Smalls

Favorite career moment: Recording 17 strikeouts at Yankee Stadium

Noteworthy:

-- Was a first-team All-County selection by the Daily Post last year after going 11-1 with a 1.30 ERA and 122 strikeouts in 70 innings and helping the Lions to the Class A state championship

-- Named first-team preseason Class A All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club

-- Played with the Hank's Yanks travel program in New York last fall

--Has signed to play college baseball at Oregon State


Who: Austin Meadows

School: Grayson

Class: Junior

Position: OF

Favorite athlete: Jason Heyward

Favorite movie: "Friday Night Lights"

Favorite music artist: Drake

Favorite career moment: Winning the gold medal with Team USA (at the IBAF World Championships)

Noteworthy:

-- Hit .388 with 1 HR, 18 RBIs, 19 runs scored and 11 stolen bases in just 49 at bats for the Rams as a sophomore last spring

-- Named to USA Baseball's U16 National team that played in the IBAF World Championship tournament last fall

-- Set a tournament record by driving in 28 runs over eight games and tied another tournament record with seven RBIs in one game

--Hit .537 (22-for-41) with a home run, five doubles, three triples, a 1.446 OPS, six stolen bases, 36 total bases and 16 runs scored for the tournament

--Named second-team preseason Class AAAAA All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club


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Staff Photo: John Bohn Parkview's Matt Olson is senior first baseman and pitcher. Olson will be playing baseball at Vanderbilt University. He has a brother who attends Harvard University.

Who: Matt Olson

School: Parkview

Class: Senior

Position: RHP/OF

Favorite athlete: Adrian Gonzalez

Favorite movie: "Inception"

Favorite music artist: 'Lil Wayne

Favorite career moment: Winning the state championship last year

Noteworthy:

-- Named the Daily Post's Co-Player of the Year last season after hitting .426 with 17 HRs and 53 RBIs, and went 8-3 on the mound with a 3.65 ERA and 72 strikeouts in 69 innings to help the Panthers to the Class AAAAA state title

-- Played with Junior Team Georgia in the 2011 Junior Sunbelt Classic last summer

-- Played in the 2011 Under Armor All-American Baseball Game

-- Named first-team preseason Class AAAAA All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club

-- Has signed to play college baseball at Vanderbilt

-- Listed as the No. 52 draft prospect among the nation's high school seniors by minorleagueball.com


Who: Lucas Sims

School: Brookwood

Class: Senior

Position: RHP/SS

Favorite athlete: Nolan Ryan

Favorite movie: "Semi-Pro"

Favorite music artist: Mac Miller

Favorite career moment: Closing out the Lassiter series in the (second round of the) state playoffs as a junior last year

Noteworthy:

-- Was a first-team All-County selection last season by the Daily Post after hitting .429 with 3 HR, 21 RBIs, 19 R and a 1.145 OPS and going 4-1, with 3 saves, a 2.38 ERA and 52 strikeouts in 32 innings last year

-- Was a member of USA Baseball's 2010 U16 National Team and was a finalist for the 2011 U18 National Team

-- Named first-team preseason Class AAAAA All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club

-- Played with Junior Team Georgia at last summer's 2011 Junior Sunbelt Classic

-- Played in the 2011 Perfect Game All-American Classic

-- Has signed to play college baseball at Clemson

-- Is listed as the No. 12 draft prospect among the nation's high school seniors by minorleagueball.com

-- Has signed to play baseball at Georgia


Who: Christin Stewart

School: Providence Christian

Class: Senior

Position: C/DH

Favorite athlete: Hank Aaron

Favorite movie: "Law Abiding Citizen"

Favorite music artist: Drake

Favorite career moment: Breaking the single season home run record in Georgia

Noteworthy:

--Named the Daily Post's Co-Player of the Year after hitting .500 batting average, with 26 HRs, 70 RBIs, 65 runs scored and 13 stolen bases in helping the Stars to a Class A state runner-up finish last season

--The 26 HRs set a new Georgia state record, while the 70 RBIs set a new Gwinnett County record

--Has hit 54 HR with 167 RBIs for his career in three seasons

--Played with Junior Team Georgia last summer at the 2011 Junior Sunbelt Classic

--Named first-team preseason Class A All-State by the Georgia Dugout Club

--Has signed to play college baseball at Tennessee