Las Vegas – Bonanza High Grad and University of Star third baseman Kris Bryant was selected 2nd over-all in Thursdays Major League Baseball Draft by the Chicago Cubs.
Bryant was named the West Coast Conference Co-Player of the Year and led the country in home runs this season with 31. Bryant is the second Las Vegan in four years to be a top two pick. Bryce Harper was taken No. 1 in 2010 by the Washington Nationals.