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Courtney Hawkins, Gavin Cecchini and Clint Coulter share MLB draft experience

Updated: June 5, 2012, 10:41 AM ET
By Lucas O'Neill | ESPNHS

SECAUCUS, N.J. -- One of them had a pre-draft workout for the Los Angeles Dodgers and promptly hopped on a red-eye flight to New York. Another led his team to the state semifinals then skipped his high school graduation to attend the draft. The third arrived in the Big Apple in time to watch the first no-hitter in Mets history -- then found himself drafted by the team.

For three high school baseball players, Monday's MLB draft was a life-altering experience made all the more intense by ...

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