2015 Team Preview: Bishop Hartley

By Dylan Hefflinger and PBR Staff
Ohio Editor in Chief/NW Scout

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2015 Team Preview: Bishop Hartley

School Name: Bishop Hartley
Coaches Name/Record: Chad Young, 101-64
2014 Record: 11-14
Conference: Central Catholic League
Conference Record: 3-5
Division Level: III
Postseason Accomplishments:

  • 1996 State Champions

Key Players Lost From 2014:

  • Sam Montgomery - CF - Lake Erie College
  • Andrew Gilliland - P - West Virginia Wesleyan
  • Drew Onega - OF

Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 7/4

Strengths of Team:

  • Offense - Solid hitters with a lot of experience throughout the lineup
  • Defense - Infielders and outfielders all with good defensive ability

Weaknesses of Team:

  • Pitching - We have good arms but they have yet to be consistent

Top Prospects in Class of 2015:

  • Adam Lowe - SS (R/R)- Will be 4 year starter at SS. Excellent fundamentals
  • Cameron Macioci - 3B/P (R/R) - 3rd year starter this year. Good hitter and all-around player

Top Prospects in Class of 2016:

  • Austin Rawlins - 1B (L/R) - Good fielder, very good hitter from the left side
  • Nathan Moore - P/OF (R/R)- Young man with outstanding, arm/speed/power
  • Adam Rose - P (R/R) - Big right-hander with good command.

Top Prospects in Class of 2017: 

  • Jake Ruby - OF (L/R) One of the top rated outfielders in Ohio for class of 2017

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