2015 Team Preview: Chaminade Julienne



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

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2015 Team Preview: Chaminade Julienne

School Name: Chaminade Julienne
Coaches Name/Record: Mike Barhorst, 46-80
2014 Record: 15-11
Conference: GCL
Conference Record: 8-6
Division Level: III

Postseason Accomplishments:

  • 1970 State Champions
  • 1972 Districts Champions and Regional Runner-up
  • 1975 Regional Champions
  • 1986 District Champions
  • 2014 District Champions and Regional Runner-up

Key Players Lost From 2014:

  • Chandler Spees - Short Stop and Pitcher, 1st Team GCL
  • Kyle Shoup - Pitcher, 1st Team GCL
  • Corey Lugiano - Catcher, Wilmington College, 2nd Team GCL
  • Alex Livingston - Pitcher, Otterbein University Football, 2nd Team GCL

Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 6/6

Strengths of Team:

  • Experienced lineup
  • Top 3 leading hitters back
  • Strong defensively

Weaknesses of Team:

  • Pitching experience
  • Unproven hitting depth

Top Prospects in Class of 2015:

  • Matthew Richard, Second Base, 2015, 5'9" 200,R-R, .321 AVG and 11 RBI, 2nd Team GCL
  • William Duffy, Pitcher and Outfield, 2015, 5'9" 180, R-R,1.24 ERA 2-0 with 2 Saves

Top Prospects in Class of 2016:

  • Stephen Hoendorf, Catcher and Corner Infield, 2016, 6'0" 195, R-R, .337 AVG with 10 doubles and 19 RBI and .935 OPS, 1st Team GCL and 2nd Team All-Area
  • Sean Steffan, Pitcher, 2016, 6'0" 185, R-R, 0.00 ERA 2-0,

Top Prospects in Class of 2017:

  • Mark Barhorst, Infield and Pitcher, 2017, 5'9" 150, R-R, Started as a Freshman for us last year
  • Garrett Wisman, Pitcher and Outfield, 2017, 6'0" 180, Started as a Freshman for us last year

Top Prospects in Class of 2018:

  • Ryan Peltier, Infield, 2018, 5'11" 165, R-R, Should start for us this year in the infield

Notable College/MLB Alumni:

  • Mike Mathile - Montreal Expos 3rd Round 1990

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