The Peach Belt Conference is widely considered one of the top, if not the top, baseball conferences in D-II in the entire nation. Therefore, Peach Belt programs are able to bring in players from all over the country. Each week the conference hands out three awards, including “Freshman of the Week.”
With such a large talent pool, it would be difficult for even one state to garner over 50 percent of the winners, much less one county. However, that is exactly what Columbia County has done, thus far in 2015.