Steve Williams (59)
I'm not sure that's really true either.
None of these young players having success has come as a surprise. Most have been pretty well known before they became associated with the Reds.
I guess this is a big sign of how much the pathways have improved. The right players are being identified pretty early on and they're being nursed through the system into professional ranks.
Zander and Campbell have both been huge successes from outside the traditional pathway system during Thorn's time.