2015 Team Preview: St. Clair Bulldogs



Shon Plack and Jeff Viles
Prep Baseball Report-Missouri

As we prepare for the upcoming 2015 high school season, we will be taking a preseason glimpse at programs from around the state.

Team: St. Clair
Nickname:
Bulldogs
Class:
4A
League:
Four Rivers
Head Coach:
Jeff Thronsberry
Twitter Handle:
@StCbaseball
2014 Overall Record:
6-16
2014 Post-Season Finish:
2-5
2015 MHSBCA Preseason Rank:
Lost in Districts

Number of Position Players Lost: 3
Number of Pitchers Lost: 1
Number of Returning Starters/Position Players: 6
Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 2

TOP RETURNERS (Commit)
Mason Dotson, 1B/LHP/OF, 2018
Kody Halmich, RHP/SS, 2016
Adam Hinson, OF/SS, 2016
Dawson Hoffman, IF/OF, 2016
Austin Maraman, IF, 2016
Brady Lindsey, OF/LHP, 2016
Devon Thompson, C/RHP/INF, 2016

OUTLOOK
The St. Clair Bulldogs will return six starters on defense and a pair of pitchers in 2015. Coach Thornsberry will rely heavily on his junior class spring, beginning with junior RHP/SS Kody Halmich who a two year starter and a 1st Team All-Conference and All-District player last year.  The Bulldogs will also feature junior Adam Hinson in the outfield and at shortstop and look for junior Dawson Hoffman to play both infield and outfield.  Freshman 1B/LHP/OF Mason Dotson will also be inserted into the line-up this spring, with Juniors Devon Thompson and Austin Maraman playing key roles for the Bulldogs. 

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