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Former Palo Verde pitcher drafted by Red Sox

Former Palo Verde High School right-hander Jaret Godman, a junior at Oklahoma, was drafted in the 19th round on Tuesday by the Boston Red Sox.

He had three saves this past season, going 1-0 with a 6.98 ERA.

Godman was the third Las Vegas-area player selected on Tuesday. College of Southern Nevada right-hander and Centennial graduate Kris Bow went in the 14th round to the New York Yankees and Basic outfielder Mason Neville in the 18th to the Cincinnati Reds.

Bishop Gorman outfielder Justin Crawford was drafted in the first round, 17th overall, Sunday by the Philadelphia Phillies.

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