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Q&A with Dylan Johnston

Johnston broke school records in junior season

MESA, Ariz. -- Dylan Johnston was one of three shortstops taken by the Cubs in the top 10 rounds of this year's draft. A fourth round pick from Hamilton High School in Chandler, Ariz., Johnston recently signed with the organization, turning down a full-ride scholarship to St. Mary's College in the process.

Johnston, a 6'0", 180-pound left-handed hitter, was taken with the 130th overall pick. He batted .474 with an OBP of .551 in his junior season at Hamilton High and was the first Arizona high school player taken in this year's draft. He joined Inside The Ivy over the weekend for a question and answer session. Inside The Ivy: Welcome to the Cubs organization. It took awhile for you to sign. What... Recommended Stories

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