Fairmont Firebirds 2023 Baseball Preview


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Fairmont Firebirds

Head Coach: Matt Adams
Years Head Coach (current school): 4
Record (current school): 27-28
Years Head Coach (overall): 4
Record (overall): 27-28

Assistant Coaches:
Jonathan Hauge
Ryan Steberl

Record last season: 7-7 / 14-15
League Affiliation: Greater Western Ohio Conference
Last year's playoff results: Lost to Miamisburg 2-1 in 9 innings in 3rd round of the tournament.

Top players returning:
Logan Adams (C, 2nd team GWOC, Honorable Mention Region)
Asa Dunlevey (IF, 2nd team GWOC)
Collin Zent (IF, 2nd team GWOC)
Stevie Doty (IF, Special Mention GWOC)
Gabe Ledbetter (CF)
Lane Coulter (P)

Top players lost:
Cooper Moran (P, 1.7 ERA, Lake Erie College)
Liam Ramsey (P, Clark State CC)
Malek Hillon (OF, Flight Academy, .298 avg, 14 SB)
Andy Amstutz (OF, Rio Grande)

New impact players:
Caden Stephens (OF)
Keegan Hart (P)
Carter Decker (P, 1B)


Final Comments:
I would put our defense up against any in the state. If we can stay healthy, throw strikes, and put the ball in play we can play with anyone!