2017 Team Preview Rock Creek Mustangs



Kyle Bates 
Kansas Area Scout 

As  we  prepare  for  the  upcoming  2017  high  school  season,  we  will  be  taking  a 
preseason glimpse at programs from around the state.

Team: Rock Creek 
Nickname: Mustangs 
Class: 4A-DII
Conference: Mid East League 
Head Coach: Shane Sieban
Years as head coach at school: 3rd year 
2016 Overall Record: 16-5   
2016 Conference Finish: 8-2 (1st Place)
2016 Post­ Season Finish: Regional Champions, lost in first round of state. 

Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 2
Number of Returning Starters/Position Players: 6

PLAYERS WITH 2016 POST SEASON HONORS

Carson Zenger
, SS/RHP, 2018, 1st Team All State
Tucker Gehrt, C, 2018, 2nd Team All State
Cooper Schlochtermeier, INF/OF, 2017, 2nd Team All State

 
PLAYERS TO WATCH
Connor Greening, RHP/OF, 2017 
Zach Havenstein, IF/RHP, 2017 
Ian Russell, RHP/OF, 2019
Toby Becker, C/RHP/INF, 2019   

SEASON OUTLOOK

Rock Creek looks to defend their Mid East League title (have won the last 3 league titles) and return to state for the 4th straight year. The Mustangs will be led by seniors Connor Greening, Cooper Schlochtermeier and Zach Havenstein. Rock Creek will also be looking for solid innings from Carson Zenger and Ian Russel in 2017.  

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High School coaches can request a 2017 Team Survey by email PBR State Director, Shon Plack at, [email protected].

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