With the 2012 College World Series set to begin today, the country is going to be introduced to players people have never heard of, but will know well by the end of play in Omaha.
Every year, certain players burst onto the scene and steal the show. Whether they do so with their clutch performances, inspiring background or personal stories—or simply their tremendous talent—the result is always the same: They are remembered.
This year's top players include multiple first-round draft picks, providing for an exciting week and a half in Omaha.
Here are the five players who are going to take the country by storm this College World Series.