Pack CF Moss First Local Player Taken In MLB Draft

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Reno, Nev. - University of Nevada junior center fielder Westley Moss was drafted in the 34th round of the 2009 First-Year Major League Baseball Draft by the Cleveland Indians on Friday. Moss earned second team All-Western Athletic Conference honors in his first season playing for the Wolf Pack this past season. As a junior he may opt to return for his senior season at Nevada in 2010.

The Irving, Texas native hit .305 with 46 runs scored, seven doubles, three triples, 18 runs batted in and 15 stolen bases. The 15 stolen bases led the Pack and the three triples tied for team-high honors. In WAC play he led the conference with eight stolen bases and overall tied for fourth.