A solid spring football camp, and now this – quarterback Jake Locker was selected in the 2009 Major League Baseball draft.
Locker, heading into his junior season, was taken by the Los Angeles Angels in the 10th round as a center fielder. He was the 321st selection overall.
He was also drafted by the Angels during his senior season in 2007.
Other UW players drafted were right fielder Kyle Conley in the seventh round (St. Louis); pitcher Brian Pearl in the ninth round (Cincinnati) and White River High product Jason Erickson, a pitcher, in the 24th round (Pittsburgh).