New London Wildcats 2023 Baseball Preview


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New London Wildcats

Head Coach: David Gentry
Years Head Coach (current school): 5
Record (current school): 19 wins
Years Head Coach (overall): 5
Record (overall): 19 wins

Assistant Coaches:
Justen McMahan

Record last season: 2-14
League Affiliation: Firelands Conference
Last year's playoff results: lost to Western Reserve in the first round

Top players returning:
Peyton Gatzemeyer- Senior catcher, top hitter
Carter Eibel- Senior utility player, top hitter
Steven Justavick- Honorable mention all district (Pitcher, 1B)
Gage Carroll- Junior pitcher & infielder
Aiden Ruggles- Sophomore pitcher
Reed Dalton- Junior outfielder
Jacob Myers- Junior infielder

Top players lost:
Logan Girton- 2nd team all district player

New impact players:
Brody Sword- Freshman outfielder. Good stick, will throw some varsity innings this year.

Final Comments:
The team didn't win a lot last year, but had a lot of close games against really good teams that could have gone either way. Our young guys will have to step up. Seniors will lead the charge at the plate. We are excited to lead this team for the 2023 campaign.