2020 PBR MN Team Preview: Aitkin


Will Vanderbilt
Prep Baseball Report Minnesota

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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: Aitkin
Nickname: Gobblers
Class: AA
League: Mid State
Head Coach: Jeremy Janzen
Years as Head Coach at School (Overall Record): 9 (163-51)
2019 Overall Record: 17-5
2019 League Record: 9-1
2019 Post-Season Finish: 3-2 in Section 7AA

Returning Starters:
 9
Pitchers With 15+ Innings Returning: 5

Starters Lost:
 1
Pitchers with 15+ Innings Lost: 1

2019 GRADS IN COLLEGE: 
Quin Miller - Concordia Moorhead

SENIORS TO WATCH:
 
Jon Blanchette, 1B, 2020
Carter Dox, 2B, 2020 (St. Cloud Tech & CC commit)
Kyle Cluff, INF, 2020 (Concordia Moorhead commit)
Tate Kuppich, INF, 2020
Carter Olson, C, 2020 (Rainy River CC commit)

JUNIORS TO WATCH:
Joey Simonson, RHP, 2021
Jakob Ince, 2B, 2021


2020 OUTLOOK:
We return a core group of good baseball players, but a better group of young men who should challenge for a section title.” Head Coach Jeremy Janzen