Feb. 19, 2014
GALESBURG—The 2014 Carl Sandburg College baseball season has yet to begin, but three players recently signed to play for the Chargers in 2015. Grant Bland of West Prairie High School and Adam Schafer and Nathan Mischel of Oakville (Mo.) High School have committed to play for Sandburg next spring.
Bland, a 5-foot-9 pitcher/infielder, was a second-team All-Lincoln Trail Conference pitcher and shortstop as a junior for the Cyclones last year. He also led the team in batting average his sophomore and junior seasons.
Schafer, a 5-10 infielder, and Mischel, a 5-11 outfielder, helped Oakville finish 15-11 overall and 9-5 in the Suburban West Conference last season.
Sandburg opens the 2014 season with its Spring Break trip March 8-12 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
L to R: Adam Schafer, Grant Bland and Nathan Mischel