2017 SPRING SPORTS PREVIEW: Blanchester High School baseball


Compiled by Mark Huber



The Blanchester High School varsity baseball team, from left to right, front row, Robert Rausch, Eric Patton, Dustin Howard, Blake Baker, Preston Griffin, Levi Mobley, Aaron Anderson, Jacob Goodin; back row, coach Alan Ledford, coach Braden Pyle, Brant Bandow, Justin Ballard, Dylan Fawley, Jacksson Waialae, Jared Monhollen, Jack Davidson, Chris Farrow, head coach Aaron Lawson.

The Blanchester High School varsity baseball team, from left to right, front row, Robert Rausch, Eric Patton, Dustin Howard, Blake Baker, Preston Griffin, Levi Mobley, Aaron Anderson, Jacob Goodin; back row, coach Alan Ledford, coach Braden Pyle, Brant Bandow, Justin Ballard, Dylan Fawley, Jacksson Waialae, Jared Monhollen, Jack Davidson, Chris Farrow, head coach Aaron Lawson.


Courtesy Photo

TEAM RECORD IN 2016

16-8, 2nd in SBAAC National Division, Lost to Roger Bacon 3-1 in sectional title game

COACH

Aaron Lawson, 6 years all at BHS

COACH’S RECORD

94-41

OTHER COACHES IN PROGRAM

Drew Freeman, Kevin Brown, Braden Pyle, Alan Ledford, Jake Dawson

NUMBER OF RETURNING LETTERWINNERS

7

NUMBER OF RETURNING STARTERS

5

KEY PLAYERS RETURNING

Jared Monhollen, Dylan Fawley, Robert Rausch, Gavin Creighton, Aaron Anderson, Blake Baker, Dustin Howard

KEY NEWCOMERS

Jacob Goodin (Sr), Brant Bandow (Jr), Jack Davidson (Jr), Levi Mobley (So), Jacksson Waialae (So)

KEY PLAYERS LOST

Alec Richardson, Daulton Stevens, Max Davidson, Travis Nelson

RIGHT NOW I LIKE

Our experience.

RIGHT NOW WE NEED TO IMPROVE

On our hitting.

LEAGUE FAVORITE

Outside of us, Williamsburg and Bethel Tate.

ROSTER

1-Dustin Howard, So

2-Levi Mobley, So

3-Aaron Anderson, Sr

4-Jack Davidson, Jr

5-Blake Baker, Sr

7-Justin Ballard, Jr

8-Robert Rausch, Sr

11-Eric Patton, Jr

14-Jared Monhollen, Sr

15-Chris Farrow, Jr

23-Jacksson Waialae, So

25-Gavin Creighton, Sr

27-Jacob Goodin, Sr

28-Dylan Fawley, Sr

32-Preston Griffin, Jr

34-Brant Bandow, Jr

SCHEDULE

March

25-@Lakewood 1 pm, 3 pm; 27-@Felicity 430 pm; 28-Hillsboro @BHS 430 pm; 29-Clermont Northeastern @BHS 430 pm; 31-@Williamsburg 430 pm

April

3-Bethel-Tate @BHS 430 pm; 5-Georgetown @BHS 430 pm; 7-New Richmond @BHS 430 pm; 10-@Amelia 430 pm; 12-@Batavia 430 pm; 13-Clinton-Massie @BHS 430 pm; 14-@Norwood 430 pm; 15-@Cedarville Noon, 2 pm; 17-Felicity @BHS 430 pm; 19-Clermont Northeastern in Reds Showcase @Midland Field 430 pm; 21-Williamsburg @BHS 430 pm; 22-East Clinton @BHS Noon, 2 pm; 24-@Bethel-Tate 430 pm; 26-@Georgetown 430 pm; 27-Wilmington @BHS 430 pm; 28-Goshen @Chillicothe Paints Field 730 pm

May

2-Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy @BHS 5 pm; 5-Fayetteville 5 pm, 7 pm @Midland Field

The Blanchester High School varsity baseball team, from left to right, front row, Robert Rausch, Eric Patton, Dustin Howard, Blake Baker, Preston Griffin, Levi Mobley, Aaron Anderson, Jacob Goodin; back row, coach Alan Ledford, coach Braden Pyle, Brant Bandow, Justin Ballard, Dylan Fawley, Jacksson Waialae, Jared Monhollen, Jack Davidson, Chris Farrow, head coach Aaron Lawson.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/03/web1_IMG_2318.jpgThe Blanchester High School varsity baseball team, from left to right, front row, Robert Rausch, Eric Patton, Dustin Howard, Blake Baker, Preston Griffin, Levi Mobley, Aaron Anderson, Jacob Goodin; back row, coach Alan Ledford, coach Braden Pyle, Brant Bandow, Justin Ballard, Dylan Fawley, Jacksson Waialae, Jared Monhollen, Jack Davidson, Chris Farrow, head coach Aaron Lawson. Courtesy Photo

Compiled by Mark Huber

Reach Mark Huber at 937-556-5765, or on Twitter @wnjsports

Reach Mark Huber at 937-556-5765, or on Twitter @wnjsports

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