With summer winding down it is time to check in on the GW baseball players who spent the last two months competing in various summer collegiate leagues around the country.
Sophomore Joey Bartosic was named an All-Star in the Hamptons Collegiate League. A 2014 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie selection, Bartosic concluded the summer season with a .256 batting average in 36 games for the Montauk Mustangs. He totaled 34 hits, including two doubles, to go with 14 runs and 11 RBIs. He was also a blistering 18-for-21 in steal attempts, which tied for sixth overall in the league.
Junior Luke Olson has been lights out for the Rockville Express in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League. He has posted a 1.80 ERA in nine games out of the bullpen and has totaled three saves to go with 12 strikeouts against four walks in 15 innings of work.
Junior Max Kaplow is 3-1 with a 4.80 ERA in eight appearances (six starts) for the DC Grays in the Ripken League. The Fairfax, Virginia, native has totaled 24 strikeouts in 39.1 innings pitched.
Sophomore Brandon Ritchie was recently named the Valley League Pitcher of the Day for the Staunton Braves after allowing one earned run on seven hits with one walk and eight strikeouts in seven innings in a win over New Market. For the season he is 4-0 on the mound with a 4.00 ERA, 29 strikeouts and 12 walks in seven appearances.
Senior Ryan Xepoleas, competing in the New England Collegiate Baseball League, one of the top summer leagues in the country, is batting .235 with 16 runs, three doubles, three RBIs and 13 walks through 28 games for the Plymouth Pilgrims.
Here is a full list of participants and statistics (if available).
Jon Brady - New Jersey Nationals - Atlantic Baseball Confederation Collegiate League
.250 avg, 15 G, 36 AB, 3 R, 9 H, 1 RBI, 4 BB, 9 K, 1 SB
Eli Kashi - Santa Paula Halos - California Collegiate League
.216 avg, 111 AB, 20 R, 24 H, 1 2B, 12 RBI, 21 BB, 25 K, 7 SB
Eddie Muhl - Santa Paula Halos - California Collegiate League
1-3, 3.38 ERA, 6 SV, 10 BB, 14 K, 18.2 IP
Kevin Mahala - Martinsville Mustangs - Coastal Plains League
.229 avg, 36 G, 109 AB, 9 R, 25 H, 2 2B, 13 RBI, 8 BB, 30 K, 3-5 SB
Colin Gibbons-Fly - Martinsville Mustangs - Coastal Plains League
.100 avg, 9 G, 10 AB, 1 H
Jacob Williams - Pittsfield Suns - Futures Collegiate Baseball League
2-1, 4.69 ERA, 6 G, 12 BB, 19 K, 30.2 IP
Joey Bartosic - Montauk Mustangs - Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League
.256, 36 G, 133 AB, 14 R, 34 H, 2 2B, 11 RBI, 5 BB, 11 K, 18-21 SB
Jordan Sheinkop - Clarinda A's - MINK Collegiate Baseball League
0-1, 5.14 ERA, 2 G, 5 BB, 9 K, 7.0 IP
Ryan Xepoleas - Plymouth Pilgrims - New England Collegiate Baseball League
.235 avg, 28 G, 85 AB, 16 R, 20 H, 3 2B, 3 RBI, 13 BB, 14 K, 2-5 SB
Max Kaplow - DC Grays - Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League
3-1, 4.80 ERA, 8 G, 16 BB, 24 K, 39.1 IP
Brandon Chapman - DC Grays - Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League
.241 avg, 19 G, 54 AB, 2 R, 13 H, 3 2B, 8 RBI, 2-3 SB
Luke Olson - Rockville Express - Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League
0-0, 1.80 ERA, 9 G, 3 SV, 4 BB, 12 K, 15.0 IP
Brandon Ritchie - Staunton Braves - Valley Baseball League
4-0, 4.00 ERA, 7 G, 12 BB, 29 K, 36.0 IP
Zane Schreiber - Hagerstown Braves - West Shore Twilight Baseball League
1-2, 10.50 ERA, 11 BB, 8 K, 8.0 IP
No Stats Available
Matthieu Robert - New Orleans Boosters - All-American Amateur Baseball Association
Bobby Campbell - Litchfield Manowars - Beach Collegiate League
Andrew Selby - Litchfield Manowars - Beach Collegiate League
Cody Bryant - Palmetto Generals - Beach Collegiate League
Andy Young - Palmetto Generals - Beach Collegiate League