PBR Iowa High School Team Preview: Davenport Assumption


Will Vanderbilt
Prep Baseball Report Iowa

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As we prepare for the upcoming 2020 high school season, we will be taking a preseason glimpse at programs from around the state.



Team: Davenport Assumption
Nickname: Knights
Class: 3A
League: MAC
Head Coach: Greg Thissen
Years as Head Coach at School (Overall Record): 2
2019 Overall Record: 32-5
2019 League Record: 17-1
2019 League Finish: 1st
2019 Post-Season Finish: 3A State Semi-finals

Returning Starters:
 4
Pitchers With 15+ Innings Returning: 0

Starters Lost:
 5
Pitchers with 15+ Innings Lost: 4

2019 GRADS IN COLLEGE: 
Nick Gottilla - University of Central Florida
Brandon Schlicting - Coe College
Jayson Willers - Southeast CC
Adam Metivier - Loras College

PLAYERS TO WATCH:
 
Noah Weiman, SS, 2020 (Parkland JC commit)
Seth Adrian, C, 2020
Nate Schlicting, CF, 2020 (Coe College commit)
Alex Heckroth, P, 2020 (Blackhawk CC commit)
Alex Pollmiller, P, 2021

2020 OUTLOOK:
2020 Knights bring back a solid core of senior position players. Pitching will be in question early with not a lot of experience returning.” Head Coach Greg Thissen