High-SchoolCalifornia: Brentwood Heritage
May, 12, 2012
By Harold Abend | ESPN.com
Harold Abend/ESPNHSHeritage of Brentwood pitcher Paul Blackburn is one of the best in Northern California.Blackburn no-hits team in the state rankings and shows he’s ready to raise his profile as a top prospect before next month’s MLB draft.
The pitching abilities demonstrated by Paul Blackburn from Heritage of Brentwood earned him a spot last summer on the Oakland Athletics Area Code team that competed in Long Beach.
It wasn’t until last week, however, that he finally achieved a feat every pitcher dreams of accomplishing.