The Hot Stove League has started this page to recognize area ball players who have gone on to play at the college and professional levels.  One of the goals of this site is to make it easy for baseball fans to follow local baseball standouts and to keep up with their successes.

IN THE PRO’s

Several local ballplayers have had success on the diamond and are living their dream of playing professional baseball.

Don Mattingly
Miami Marlins Manager
Jerad Eickhoff
Philadelphia Phillies Pitcher
Clint Barmes
San Diego Padres Infielder
Aaron Barrett
Washington Nationals Pitcher
Nevin Ashley
Las Vegas 51s Catcher (Mets AAA)
Eric Stamets
Akron RubberDucks Shortstop (Indians AA)
Kyle Freeland
Grand Junction LHP (Rockies Rookie)
Kevin Kaczmarski
Kingsport Mets OF (Mets - Rookie)
Cody Mobley
Mariners Pitcher - Arizona Rookie League

COLLEGIATE BALL PLAYERS

Collegiate ball players are sorted by the high school which they attended. Click on the school name below to view the graduates currently playing college baseball. The player information on this site is submitted by the coaches or athletic departments. If you notice anything that needs added or changed please let us know!

Bosse High School

Bosse High School

Bosse High School graduates currently playing college baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
Kyle KempfSeniorOFUSIWebsite

Castle High School

Castle High School

Castle High School graduates currently playing college baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
Wyatt DalyFreshmanCUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Larkin HeldtFreshmanINFGeorgetown College
Addison SmithFreshmanRHPUniversity of IndianapolisWebsite
Jonathan BlackwellFreshmanINFHeartland Community CollegeWebsite
Joe RedburnSophomoreINFUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Bryson JenkinsSophomoreOFUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Mitch PowersSophomoreRHPUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Kennan BarnettSophomoreRHPIndiana Wesleyan UniversityWebsite
Jeff WetzlerSophomoreINFParkland CollegeWebsite
Korbin WilliamsSophomoreOFUniversity of EvansvilleWebsite
Nick CoudretJuniorRHPUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Jeff ZahnSeniorINF, OFIndiana State UniversityWebsite

Central High School

Central High School

Central High School graduates currently playing college baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
Ryan MooreFreshmanRHP, INFOlney CentralWebsite
Logen SitzmanFreshmanLFPOlney CentralWebsite
Will RaySophomoreRHP, INFOlney CentralWebsite
Corey MasonSophomoreLFPOlney CentralWebsite
Grant BuckleySophomoreRHP, INFVincennes UniversityWebsite

Harrison High School

Harrison High School

Harrison High School graduates currently playing college baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
LaWan RollinsSophomoreOFUniversity of IndianapolisWebsite
Kyle OtolskiJuniorC, INFAnderson UniversityWebsite
Dylan AllenSeniorRHPOakland City UniveristyWebsite
Logan MarshallSeniorCOakland City UniveristyWebsite
Zach DeutschSeniorOFOakland City UniveristyWebsite
Andrew CopeSeniorINFUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite
Ryan BertramSeniorCUniversity of Southern IndianaWebsite

Mater Dei High School

NameYearPositionSchoolWebsite
Ben SellersFreshmanLFP, INFWestern Illinois UniversityWebsite
Jake FlemingFreshmanINFUSIWebsite
Chase PartainFreshmanLFPUSIWebsite
Will LaRueSophomoreOFXavierWebsite
Hunter OwenJuniorOFIndiana State UniversityWebsite
Tyler WalshJuniorINFBelmontWebsite

North High School

North High School

North High School graduates currently playing college baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
Ryan GulledgeFreshmanRHPUSIWebsite
Zach PateFreshmanOFVincennes UniversityWebsite
Kelvin CatoFreshmanRHPSoutheastern Illinois CollegeWebsite
Jayden BeshearsFreshmanCOlney Central CollegeWebsite
Dillon LagenourFreshmanOFOlney Central CollegeWebsite
Eric ParkerFreshmanLFPOlney Central CollegeWebsite
Luke ScarlettSophomoreOFOlney Central CollegeWebsite
Devin WilliamsJuniorRHPUSIWebsite
Ryan DillsJuniorRHPMurray State UniversityWebsite
Reed RounderJuniorINFBrescia UniversityWebsite
Reed RounderJuniorINFBrescia UniversityWebsite

Reitz High School

Reitz High School

Reitz High School graduates currently playing collegiate baseball.
NameYearPositionTeam/SchoolWebsite
Houston HuffFreshmanINFUSIWebsite
Daniel SchweikhartFreshmanC, OFUSIWebsite
Ken HansonSophomoreOFUniversity of Illinois SpringfieldWebsite
Lance MyersJuniorINFAshland UniversityWebsite
Hamilton CarrSeniorOFUSIWebsite
Daniel SandersSeniorINF, OFPurdue UniversityWebsite
Daniel SandersSeniorINF, OFPurdue UniversityWebsite