Early this afternoon, the Midwest Collegiate League announced their All-Star team naming 6 Bobcats to the roster.
Cody Rogers (Ill. Wesleyan, So.), Kody Silverthorn (William Penn, So.), Grant Anderson(McKendree, Jr.), Pat Mollo (Ill. Wesleyan, Sr.), Garrett Shea (Ill. Wesleyan, Fr.) and Mitch Weis (Ill. State, Sr.) were all named to the MCL All Star White Team.
In its short existence, the MCL All Star game is a competition including the top talent in the league separated by a White and Blue team. The White team rosters players from the Bobcats, Oilmen and Vikings while the Blue team rosters players from the Admirals, Hounds and Lakers.
25 games into the season, the honored Bobcats have posted stats impressive enough to yield All-Star selections. Proceeding are stats for the All-Stars.
Rogers-.289 avg, .325 OB%, 22 H, 5 2B, 9 RBI, 38 QAB’s
Anderson- .266 avg, .410 OB%, 17 H, 7 2B, 8 RBI’s, 34 QAB’s
Shea- .250 avg, .345 OB%, 16 H, 6 2B, 10 RBI’s, 37 QAB’s
Mollo- .203 avg, .286 OB%, 15 H, 2 2B, 10 RBI’s 28 QAB’s
Weis- 4W, 2.25 ERA, 44K, 10BB, .950 WHIP
Silverthorn- 4SV, 4.66 ERA, 12K, 4BB, 1.655 WHIP
Also attending the game will be first year coach out of Illinois State, Joe Kelch. Kelch will be in attendance as assistant coach to Billy Dubois, former coach of the late Lexington Snipes.
The All-Star game will take place Tuesday, July 12th in Whiting, Indiana at Oil City Stadium at 7:20PM.