USA TODAY High School Sports Watchlist: Class of 2024’s starting 9

High school baseball prospects always create additional intrigue as the season begins, with the top prospects holding the attention of college scouts as well as the MLB pipeline. And the class of 2024 is no exception.

Among the top 20 or so talents hitting the diamond this spring, nearly all have generated buzz ahead of the MLB draft in July. Five-tool position players and a batch of electric arms fill the latest list of top=tier players to watch, including these nine from the HSS lineup card.

The battery

Catcher: Cade Arrambide, Tomball High School (Texas)

Pitcher: Cam Caminiti, Saguaro (Scottsdale, Ariz.)


3B: Henry Allen, Auburn High School (Ala.)

SS: Bryce Rainer, Harvard-Westlake (Simi Valley, Calif.)

2B: Ben Reiland, Orange Lutheran (Orange, Calif.)

1B: Myles Bailey, Lincoln High School (Tallahassee, Fla.)


OF: Konnor Griffin, Jackson Prep (Miss.)

OF: Noah Franco, IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.)

OF: PJ Morlando, Summerville (S.C.)

Story originally appeared on High School Sports