Alexander Central Alum Josh Mclain was drafted today by the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers selected McLain in the 14th round of the Major League Draft.
McLain, an outfielder is a junior at North Carolina State and hit .311 for the Wolfpack this past season. McLain started 60 of the Pack’s 61 games and had 6 home runs and 31 runs batted in. The Hiddenite resident also stole 11 bases and earned 2nd Team All Atlantic Coast Conference honors.
McLain has the option as being a draft eligible junior to return for his senior season with NC State.