Two York-Adams League baseball players picked for Big 26 Classic
Two York-Adams League baseball players have been selected to play in the Big 26 Classic.
Northeastern's Kody Reeser and Dallastown's Bryant Holtzapple were selected for the Pennsylvania team that will take on a group of Maryland all-stars in a three-game series set for July 17-19 at Harrisburg's Metro Bank Park. The 5-foot, 11-inch, 180-pound Reeser is listed as a pitcher and outfielder, while the 5-10, 170-pound Holtzapple is a catcher. Both bat and throw right-handed. Reeser will be a senior next fall, while Holtzapple will be a junior.
Game 1 is at 7:05 p.m. followed by Game 2 at 4:35 p.m. and Game 3 at 1:35 p.m.
Only rising juniors and seniors are eligible to play.
Pennsylvania completed its second consecutive three-game sweep of Maryland last season, also at Metro Bank Park.
Following is the Pennsylvania roster (players may be listed at multiple positions):
Pitchers: A.J. Alexy, Twin Valley; Tevin Murray, North Schuylkill; Joseph Nahas, Marian Catholic; Kody Reeser, Northeastern; Zach Schultz, Indiana; Hayden Seig, Mechanicsburg; Casey Vincent, Eisenhower; Jake Wapinsky, Fleetwood; Christian Wingard, Millersburg.
Catchers: Tyler Cannon, Hickory; Bryant Holtzapple, Dallastown; Earl Kochel, Governor Mifflin.
First baseman: Tevin Murray, North Schuylkill; Dominic Peroni, Laurel Highlands; Bryce Stout, Daniel Boone.
Second baseman: Daulton Martin, Conestoga Valley; Peter Vaccaro, Oley Valley.
Third baseman: Rick Collings, Marple-Newtown; Danny Long, Pennridge.
Shortstops: Hunter Reeser, Governor Mifflin; Matthew Silay, Erie McDowell.
Outfielders: Julian Bury, Cedar Cliff; Toner Corl, Central Mountain; Mason Nadeau, North Penn; Kody Reeser, Northeastern; Jake Sniegocki, Erie McDowell; Jake Wapinsky, Fleetwood; Sebastian Williamson, Oley Valley.
Head coach: Brian Fili, Strath Haven.
Assistant coaches: Rick Harrison, Oley Valley; Kevin Manero, North Penn.