With opening day three days away, the Longhorns hope to put aside last year's disappointment. Players expected to take the field this Friday include Jacob Felts, Alex Silver, Brooks Marlow, CJ Hinjosa, Erich Weiss, Taylor Stell, Weston Hall, Mark Payton, and Parker French.
In the middle of his dominant senior season a the ace of Hudson High School, a small school in East Texas, something changed for Belt. His velocity dropped below 90 mph. As his fastball’s speed dipped, so did his draft status.