Junior Spotlight: 3B/1B Houston Hill



By Greg Williams
WV Director of Scouting

Houston HillHouston Hill has put together two solid seasons of high school baseball entering his junior year in the spring of 2014. The 6-foot-1, 175-pound 3B/1B, hit .305 with 15 RBI and 19 runs scored as a starter his freshman season. Hill followed that up by hitting .278 while scoring 23 runs in 2013.

The two-year starter added an additional dimension to his game as a sophomore stealing 12 bases. He will join a veteran Indians' roster that will look for big things in 2014. Sissonville returns 13 players to its varsity roster next spring, losing just two seniors to graduation.

Hill is also a talented wide receiver in the fall for the Indians' football team. He caught 30 passes as a junior for a 19.7 yards per catch average and scored five touchdowns.

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