2017 Team Preview: Olathe Northwest Ravens



Shon Plack
Kansas Scouting Director

As we prepare for the upcoming 2017 high school season, we will be taking a
preseason glimpse at programs from around the state.

Team: Olathe Northwest HS
Nickname: Ravens
Class: 6A
Conference: Sunflower
Twitter: @onwbaseball
Head Coach: Rick Setter
Years as head coach at school: 7th year
2016 Overall Record: 10-10
2016 Conference Record: 6-5
2016 Post Season Finish: Lost in 1st Round of Regionals
Team Website: www.onwravens.net/baseball

Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 3
Number of Returning Starters/Position Players: 5

PLAYERS WITH 2016 POST SEASON HONORS
Mason Green, LHP, 2017 2nd Team All League (Central Missouri)
Ben Owen, 1B, 2017, 1st Team All League (Wesleyan Univ. Connicticut)

PLAYERS TO WATCH
Reid Seacat, 1B, 2018
Brady Slavens, SS, 2019

SEASON OUTLOOK

The Olathe Northwest Ravens will return two All-League players from last years team.  Seniors Mason Green (Central Missouri) and Ben Owen (Wesleyan Univ. Connicticut) will look to lead the Ravens in 2017. Green a left-handed pitcher will be the starter at the top of the rotation and Owen will add power to the line up and experience on the infield.  Look for a pair of underclassmen to make their mark in 2017 as well.  Junior Reid Seacat and sophomore Blady Slavens, both left-handed hitters, will add both speed and power to the line up.  Olathe Northwest looks to get back into the state tournament this spring and compete for a top spot in the Sunflower Conference. 

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High School coaches can request a 2017 Team Survey by email PBR State Director, Shon Plack at,[email protected].

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