PGCBL All Star Game roster announced

The 2015 PGCBL All Star Game is scheduled to take place on Monday, July 20, 2015, at Veterans Memorial Park in Little Falls, New York. The game will feature all-stars from the PGCBL East taking on the all-stars of the PGCBL West and is sponsored by Price ChopperKeith Griffin, the 2012 PGCBL Coach of the Year, and current head coach of the Amsterdam Mohawks will lead the PGCBL East All-Stars. Chris Haynes, the head coach of the Newark Pilots, will guide the PGCBL West All-Stars.”More than two dozen of the All Stars in our two previous games have been drafted by MLB or are now playing professionally, “ said PGCBL President Jeff Kunion. “The All-Star Game program gives our fans an opportunity to watch our top players go through their workouts for pro scouts. The game, the HR Derby and the scout day activities makes this a special event for all in attendance.” Here are the rosters for each team:East DivisionPitchersZach Logue (Kentucky) – Amsterdam MohawksNick Cioffi (Towson) – Albany DutchmenTylers Ehlers (Colorado Mesa) – Glens Falls DragonsAJ Carkner (Pikeville) – Saugerties StallionsAnthony Herrera (Louisiana-Monroe) – Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgsZachary Vennaro (Monroe CC) – Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgsKyle Smith (NC State) – Amsterdam MohawksMike Reitcheck (Penn) – Albany DutchmenCameron Churchill (Nova Southeastern) – Glens Falls DragonsCatchersScott Manea (NC State) – Amsterdam MohawksChris Reynolds (Manhattan) – Saugerties StallionsInfieldersRiley Mahan (Kentucky) – Amsterdam MohawksDylan Sprague (Fairleigh Dickinson) – Saugerties StallionsThomas Walraven (New Haven) – Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgsJoe Venturino (Ramapo) – Saugerties StallionsMark Powell (Bucknell) – Glens Falls DragonsJustin Yurchak Wake Forest/Binghamton) – Amsterdam MohawksBrendan Tracy (Fairfield) – Amsterdam MohawksZach Remillard (Coastal Carolina) – Albany DutchmenSam Machonis (Florida Southern) – Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgsOutfieldersHunter Tackett (Auburn) – Amsterdam MohawksClint Hardy (Augusta State) – Saugerties StallionsTyler Kirkpatrick (Marist) – Amsterdam MohawksRyan Hooper (UC Davis) – Glens Falls DragonsTroy Scocca (Fairfield) – Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgsWest DivisionPitchersTom Fazzini (La Salle) – Adirondack Trail BlazersKyano Cummings (Siena) – Elmira PioneersLogan Harasta (Buffalo) – Newark PilotsMichael Messier (Bellarmine) – Utica BrewersLuke Tomcyzk (Monroe CC) – Victor RailRidersVinny Martin (Iona) – Newark PilotsCollin Gee (Oakland) – Utica BrewersChris Kemp (Indiana University-Southeast) – Victor RailRidersJustin Lewis (Kentucky) – Elmira PioneersMitch Patishall (Cincinnati) – Victor RailRidersCatchersJosh Lovelady (Mississippi State) – Elmira PioneersBrad Jones (Florida Tech) – Adirondack Trail BlazersInfieldersChristian Santisteban (Manhattan) – Elmira PioneersEvan Fernandez (Jacksonville) – Victor RailRidersTommy Mirabelli (Kansas) – Elmira PioneersChris Kwitzer (Buffalo) – Adirondack Trail BlazersWilly Yahn (UCONN) – Newark PilotsRyan Cox (Kutztown) – Utica BrewersCody Wiktorski (St. John Fisher) – Newark PilotsOutfieldersKyle Schade (St. Andrews) – Utica BrewersWill LaRue (Xavier) – Elmira PioneersRob Perteet (Samford) – Elmira PioneersBrady Acker (George Mason) – Victor RailRidersMark Cardinalli (UC Davis) – Victor RailRidersMark Martin (Le Moyne) – Newark PilotsKyle Norman (San Francisco) – Newark Pilots Broken down by team:Adirondack: 3Albany: 3Amsterdam: 8Elmira: 7Glens Falls: 4Mohawk Valley: 5Newark: 6Saugerties: 5Utica: 4Victor: 6The rosters for each team were voted on by the 10 head coaches in the PGCBL.“This is truly a night not to be missed by baseball fans of all ages in the Mohawk Valley,” said Mohawk Valley Owner Travis Heiser. “If you love baseball, Veterans Memorial Park will be the place to go to see tomorrow’s stars today. We’re incredibly excited for Monday’s festivities and are so blessed to have Price Chopper as a great sponsor.”The PGCBL is affiliated with Perfect Game USA, the largest independent scouting service in the country. This year, more than than 1,250 professional players have either worn the uniform of a PGCBL team or participated in a Perfect Game USA event.

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