Defending state champion A.C. Flora picked up some national recognition going into the upcoming baseball season.
The Falcons are ranked No. 24 in the recently released Collegiate Baseball’s National High School Preseason Top 30 Poll. American Heritage (Fla.), which has a roster with Division I commits, is ranked No. 1.
A.C. Flora is ranked No. 1 in SC Baseball Coaches Preseason Class 4A poll and is coming off a 25-7 season, which ended by winning the Class 4A championship over South Pointe. It was the Falcons’ fourth title in six years.
A.C. Flora returns several key players from last year’s title winning team. The Falcons begin the season March 1 against Dorman in the NaturChem Invitational held at Lexington and River Bluff high schools.