Monday, August 3
FOLLOW CURRENT AND FORMER TARTAN PRIDE PLAYERS IN THE GLSCL PLAYOFFS!
Former players Fowler & Geier on left. Current players Botjer & Marrero on right
The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League playoffs begin Tuesday at the Home of The Pride, Athletes in Action Stadium. The Pride will be will represented in the playoffs with five former and current players.
The Southern Ohio Copperheads (5th Seed) have four players that are connected to Sinclair. Chad Geier and Trace Fowler have held down the shortstop position at Sinclair for the past four seasons. Geier is in his final season at Indiana Tech and Fowler will have two years at Urbana University. Current Pride members Zach Botjer and Justin Marrero have both had great summers. Botjer is 1-1 with a 3.18 ERA and has struckout 17 batters in 11.1 innings pitched. Marrero finished in the top 3 on the team in batting average (.263) and had nine extra base hits.
John Lydic recently picked up with the Licking County Settlers (4th Seed) and is hitting .412. Lydic is heading to The University of Cincinnati next season.