Knight named Louisville Slugger All-American

By: Andrew Hutchinson
Published: Friday, June 12, 2015
Bryant starter Blaine Knight delivers a pitch against Fayetteville during the first inning Friday, May 23, 2014, of the Class 7A state baseball championship game at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.
Photo by Andy Shupe
Bryant starter Blaine Knight delivers a pitch against Fayetteville during the first inning Friday, May 23, 2014, of the Class 7A state baseball championship game at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Blaine Knight has been named a Louisville Slugger All-American.

The Arkansas signee and Bryant (Arkansas) High right-handed pitcher also earned the honor last year, making him a two-time All-American.

He finished his senior season with a 6-2 record and 1.34 ERA. In 57 2/3 innings of work, Knight struck out 77 batters while walking only four.

As a junior, he went 11-0, posted a 0.43 ERA and struck out 80 batters in 65 2/3 innings while leading Bryant to the Arkansas Class 7A state championship.

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