Indiana Recruiting Notebook

By Phil Wade

Director, PBR Indiana

Three highly ranked seniors recently picked their schools. 

Chandler Sanburn, RHP, Avon HS, 2014: Sanburn recently committed to Wichita State.  The 6-foot-1 righty has attended multiple PBR events throughout his HS career and was a member of Team Indiana at the 2012 Midwest Future Games.  Sanburn showed an increase in velocity this summer, getting his fastball up to 89 mph.  Sanburn is ranked No. 21 in the 2014 class.

Connor Mitchell, LHP, Plainfield HS, 2014: Mitchell, ranked No. 31 in Indiana, has committed to Butler University.  The 6-foot-4 lefty has a fastball that sits in the low 80’s, up to 85 mph. 

Evan Warden, SS/RHP, Western HS, 2014: The 16th ranked Warden has committed to Morehead State.  He has attended multiple PBR events throughout the last couple of years, including the 2013 Preseason All State Showcase this past February.  Warden helped lead the Western HS squad to the 2012 3A State Championship.  In the field he’s athletic with advanced defensive actions, and on the mound runs a fastball up to 86 mph with a good breaking ball.