LOS ANGELES — The USC baseball program has been ranked No. 24 in the nation by Collegiate Baseball in its 2009 preseason poll. USC is one of seven Pac-10 Conference teams ranked in the Top 40: No. 5 Stanford, No. 6 Arizona State, No. 21 UCLA, No. 35 Arizona, No. 38 Oregon State and No. 39 Cal.
USC have come prepared this year with there new recruits:
Juan Rivera (P): A pitcher with power and control. This kid was one of the first people the USC Trojans were looking for. He has a great attitude and very headstrong. Played baseball for Grossmont High School, in his last season playing for Grossmont he had a record of 5-1 …