Where Are They Going This Summer?
June 10, 2003
SEATTLE - University of Washington baseball players will take their games around the country thissummer, playing in a number of difference collegiate summer leagues.
Following is a list of where each returning Husky baseballer will play this summer. Many ofthese teams and leagues have fairly informative web sites. The New England CollegiateBaseball League, for instance, has radio broadcasts of all of its games on the internet. Seethe links to the league sites (which, in turn, generally contain links to team sites) listedbelow the list of players.
Additionally, freshman Brent Lillibridge will attend the USA Baseball National Team trials later this month in Tucson. In the meantime, he'll compete for the Seattle Studs and would also play for the Studs should he not make the U.S. team.
The following list does not include players that have already signed professional contracts,nor does it list graduated seniors or those who are not playing summer ball this year. Theyear listed indicates year of eligibility for the 2004 season.
Player Pos. Yr. League TeamNick Batkoski IF Jr. NECBL North Adams (MA) SteepleCatsBrian Bauer IF So. PIL Seattle (WA) StudsTrent Baysinger LHP Sr. PIL Wenatchee (WA) ApplesoxChad Boudon * OF Sr. PIL Seattle (WA) StudsNick Burnham OF So. PIL Bellingham (WA) BellsZach Clem C So. PIL Bellingham (WA) BellsJosh Conover RHP Jr. PIL Kirkland (WA) KodiaksDavid Dowling LHP Jr. PIL Bend (OR) ElksJustin Drake OF Sr. PIL Seattle (WA) StudsKeaton Everitt RHP So. NECBL North Adams (MA) SteepleCatsWill Fenton RHP Jr. ABL Fairbanks (AK) GoldpannersTrevor Gibson RHP Sr. PIL Bellingham (WA) BellsAaron Hathaway C Jr. CCBL Brewster (MA) WhitecapsJamie Hawkins LHP Jr. PIL Kirkland (WA) KodiaksHunter Hughes RHP RFr. Mt. Rainier American LegionGreg Isaacson IF Sr. NECBL Newport (RI) GullsBen Johnson C Sr. PIL Spokane (WA) RiverHawksClay Johnson RHP Sr. ABL Fairbanks (AK) GoldpannersTaylor Johnson OF Jr. CCBL Bourne (MA) BravesMatt Kasser RHP So. NECBL North Adams (MA) SteepleCatsKyle Larsen 1B Jr. CCBL Brewster (MA) WhitecapsBrent Lillibridge OF/IF So. PIL Seattle (WA) StudsJohn Otness IF Sr. NECBL Newport (RI) GullsSteve Ramsey OF/1B Sr. PIL Bend (OR) ElksSimi Reynolds OF So. PIL Bend (OR) ElksCurt Rindal IF So. PIL Kirkland (WA) KodiaksJosh Showers IF So. Wilkinson Academy (Connie Mack)Matt Tucker IF RFr. MACBL Bellefonte (PA) BanditsMike Wagner * OF Sr. CCBL Orleans (MA) CardinalsDevin Warner OF So. MACBL Bellefonte (PA) Bandits
* - Has been drafted by a Major League team; may sign a pro contract, or could play for summer team as indicated.
KEY TO LEAGUES:PIL - Pacific International League (www.pacificinternationalleague.com)NECBL - New England Collegiate Baseball League (www.necbl.com)CCBL - Cape Cod Baseball League (www.capecodbaseball.com)ABL - Alaska Baseball League (www.goldpanners.com)MACBL - Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League (www.macbl.com)