Hagerty High School senior shortstop and UCF signee Ryan Mountcastle was drafted in the first round, 36th overall, of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.

The Winter Springs native became the final pick in the first round.

Mountcastle was listed as the No. 24 prospect in the state of Florida and No. 122 in the United States by Baseball America.

Senior UCF shortstop Dylan Moore is listed as the No. 416 prospect by Baseball America.

The draft continues through Wednesday.


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