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MLB Draft includes 28 players from Mississippi schools

JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALD 
 Southern Miss' Tim Lynch celebrates as he scores a run to give USM a 2-1 lead over Rice during the 8th inning of the C-USA championship game on Sunday May 29, 2016 at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg. Lynch was selected in the ninth round of the MLB Draft by the New York Yankees.
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALD Southern Miss' Tim Lynch celebrates as he scores a run to give USM a 2-1 lead over Rice during the 8th inning of the C-USA championship game on Sunday May 29, 2016 at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg. Lynch was selected in the ninth round of the MLB Draft by the New York Yankees. SUN HERALD

The Major League Baseball Draft came to a close on Saturday and a total of 28 players from Mississippi schools were selected:

Name - Round - MLB team - School

Dakota Hudson - 1st - Cardinals - Mississippi State

J.B. Woodman - 2nd - Blue Jays - Ole Miss

Walker Robbins - 5th - Cardinals - George County

Errol Robinson - 6th - Dodgers - Ole Miss

Henri Lartigue - 7th - Phillies - Ole Miss

Reid Humphreys - 7th - Rockies - MSU

Daniel Brown - 7th - Brewers - MSU

Jacob Robson - 8th - Tigers - MSU

Tim Lynch - 9th - Yankees - Southern Miss

Zac Houston - 11th - Tigers - MSU

Brady Bramlett - 13th - Red Sox - Ole Miss

Nathaniel Lowe - 13th - Rays - MSU

Gavin Collins - 13th - Cubs - MSU

Wyatt Short - 13th - Cubs - Ole Miss

Dalton Moats - 15th - Rays - Delta State

Jake Winston - 17th - Diamondbacks - USM

Vance Tatum - 18th - Royals - MSU

Austin Sexton - 18th - Cardinals - MSU

Zachary Clark - 19th - Brewers - Pearl River CC

A.J. Brown - 19th - Padres - Starkville

Jack Kruger - 20th - Angels - MSU

Jacob Howell - 21st - Nationals - Delta State

Chuckie Robinson - 21st - Houston - USM

Delvin Zinn - 23rd - Cubs - Itawamba CC

Trent Giambrone - 25th - Cubs - Delta State

Grae Kessinger - 26th - Padres - Oxford

Dustin Skelton - 36th - Blue Jays - Magnolia Heights

Brent Rooker - 38th - Twins - MSU

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