High school baseball is not over when the final out is recorded in May. For some, the off-season begins this week with the Powerade State Games, where if they make the team, they play in front of college scouts eager to sign them for athletic scholarships.
Pinecrest rising senior, Pres Ostert, is one of those talented enough to make the Region 4 Team.
Region 4 Team, Pres Ostert front row, left
In the first game, played yesterday, Pres pitched well for 1 inning in a loosing effort. Today, he was put in for a single at-bat and did not reach base in a winning effort as Region 4 defeated Region 7 by a score of 3-0. Pres is expected to be on the mount Saturday.
Article and photo by John Patota, Sandhills Sentinel Contributor.