Calallen High School graduate Logan Verrett recently signed his contract with the New York Mets. He was drafted by the Mets in the third (101st overall) round back in June. Verrett's contract is valued at $425,000.
In high school, Verret helped lead the Calallen Wildcats to the 2008 State Championship and had a career record of 21-1 and 0.93 career ERA. He played college baseball for the Baylor Bears, where he holds the record for most strikeouts by a Baylor pitcher in Baylor Ballpark history at 13.