Boulware & Greiner Make Bench Award Watch List


By Sports Department

(WOLO) -- USC sophomore catcher Grayson Greiner and Clemson sophomore catcher Garrett Bouwlare are on the Johnny Bench Award Watch List on Wednesday. The award goes to the nation's best catcher.

The watch list, which consists of 76 players, will be narrowed down to the semifinalists on May 16. The three finalists will be announced on June 4 and the winner will be announced on June 27.

Former Blythewood High School standout Greiner is hitting .278 with 3 HRs and 28 RBI this season.

Boulware leads the Tigers in batting average (.308), homers (7), and RBI (39) in 2013. He is also tied for the team lead in runs (34).

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