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Rockett leads Southland Preseason All-Conference Team
senior outfielder Michael Rockett, the 2008 Southland Conference
Player of the Year, highlights the 2009 preseason all-conference
team, released by the league office.
Rockett hit .360 a season ago with 89 hits
and 68 RBI. He was a second-team All-American.
State had five preseason all-conference selections, including
three on first team. Paul Goldschmidt, first team at first base,
was the 2008 Southland Hitter of the Year. The Bobcat led the
conference with 17 home runs and was second with 69 RBI.
2009 Preseason All-Southland Conference
Paul Goldschmidt* Texas State Jr.
Adam Witek* Texas State Sr.
Seth Hammock* Sam Houston State Sr.
Summerlin* Southeastern Louisiana Sr.
Stephen Flora* Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Sr.
Justin O’Neal* Northwestern State Sr.
Michael Rockett* UTSA Sr.
Michael Choice* Texas-Arlington So.
Tyler Link* Lamar Sr.
Tritz* Texas State Sr.
Calhoon* UTSA Jr.
Jimmy Heard* Northwestern State Sr.
Trey Hernandez Texas A&M-Corpus Christi So.
Josh Huffman* Central Arkansas Sr.
Lance Loftin* Texas State Sr.
Shon Landry McNeese
Taylor Freeman* McNeese State Jr.
Chase Lyles** Northwestern State Jr.
Chris Dunkin** Lamar Sr.
Steven Tucker Lamar Sr.
Aaron Powell UTSA Sr.
Randell Texas State Jr.
Dallas Gallant Sam Houston State So.
Collins Southeastern Louisiana Sr.
Proudfoot UTSA Jr.
Automatic selection as 2008 all-conference selection
Extra second-team DH based on tie in voting