And with the 167th pick, WSU senior lefty Matt Way officially became the first Cougar selected in the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft when the Philadelphia Phillies took him off the board in the fifth round.
Congrats to Matt on a well-deserved honor. We'll update the running list below as the other guys come off the board.
Washington State University draft picks
Fifth Round (167): Matt Way, LHP (Philadelphia)
- 13th Round (395): Jeremy Johnson, RHP (Cleveland)
- 24th Round (717): Alex Burg, C/1B (San Francisco)