Atlanta Braves Pick Former Viera Hawks Standout Christian Robinson 457th Overall in MLB Draft
By Space Coast Daily // July 17, 2021
led the Hawks to two district titles and a Regional Finals appearance in 2017
WATCH: The Atlanta Braves selected former Viera Hawk Christian Robinson 457th overall in Round 15 of the MLB Draft. (The prospect pipeline video)
BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – The Atlanta Braves selected former Viera Hawk Christian Robinson 457th overall in Round 15 of the MLB Draft.
During Robinson’s tenure at Viera High School, he led the Hawks to two district titles and a Regional Finals appearance in 2017.
Robinson finished his career at Viera as the program’s all-time home run leader was named first team All Cape Coast Conference in 2017.
The Viera native went on to play at Stanford and collected 67 runs scored, 32 doubles, two triples, and eight home runs – all coming in his senior year – while driving in 83 runs in 146 career games.
During his career as a Cardinal, Robinson was a Pac-12 Champion in 2018 and was named All-Pac-12 honorable mention this past season.
Robinson compiled 17 multi-hit games and a team-high 14 multi-RBI games in 2021. He was named to the Stanford Regional All-Tournament Team.
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