Five Baseball Players Sign With DI
Five Roughrider baseball players have signed national letters of intent to play at NCAA Division I institutions.
Rick Anton and Cam Schiller
Prescott natives Rick Anton and Cam Schiller will join former Yavapai assistant coach Mike Crawford at the University of Utah. Anton, a sophomore, enjoyed a successful freshman year at Yavapai College collecting First Team All-ACCAC, First Team All-NJCAA Region I and Honorable Mention NJCAA All-American honors for his efforts. Schiller, a freshman, attended Prescott High School where he was named 1st Team All-Arizona and led the state in hitting his senior year with a gaudy .625 average.
Brett Sowers, sophomore transfer from University of Nebraska, has inked with Oral Roberts University. In high school, Sowers was the #1 ranked player in the state of Colorado according to BP Crosscheck.
Russ Havens and Jake Chilton
Sophomores Russ Havens and Jake Chilton committed to Sacramento State University. Havens, a right-hander from Imperial, CA, had a 4-2 record last season with a 4.91 ERA and 32 strikeouts. Chilton is from San Diego, CA and hit .247 last season on a team that finished 42-17 and as the ACCAC Champions.