GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG baseball team has sent 10 of its current student-athletes, as well as one of its incoming freshmen, to various summer baseball leagues around the country. The Spartans will be represented in four different leagues - Coastal Plain, Valley, Carolina-Virginia and Perfect Game.
2014 All-Southern Conference honorees and juniors Hunter King (first team) and Eric Kalbfleisch (second team) will be teammates for the Harrisonburg Turks of the Valley League. Kalbfleisch is the reigning Valley League All-Star Game MVP and earned All-Valley League First Team honors last summer.
Below is a complete list of Spartans and their summer assignments.
Spartan Summer League Assignments Blair Betts (Cary, N.C./Indiana) - Coastal Plain League (Peninsula Pilots) Nick Chapman (Morganton, N.C./Patton) - Coastal Plain League (Thomasville Hi-Toms) Ryan Clark (Johnson City, N.Y./Johnson City) - Perfect Game Collegiate League (Amsterdam Mohawks) Brennen James (Taylorsville, N.C./Alexander Central) - Carolina-Virginia League (Kernersville Bulldogs) Eric Kalbfleisch (Pilot Mountain, N.C./North Stokes) - Valley League (Harrisonburg Turks) Hunter King (Mason City, Iowa/Northern Iowa Area CC) - Valley League (Harrisonburg Turks) Jake Kusz (Durham, N.C./Riverside - Coastal Plain League (Wilmington Sharks) Tyler Long (Halifax, Va./Louisburg CC) - Perfect Game Collegiate League (Amsterdam Mohawks) Bryant Stafford (Goldsboro, N.C./Southeastern CC) - Coastal Plain League (Wilson Tobs) Chad Sykes (Creedmoor, N.C./Voyager Academy) - Carolina-Virginia League (Carolina Pirates) Aaron Wright (Asheville, N.C./Chattanooga State) - Coastal Plain League (Edenton Steamers)