PBR MN Preseason All-State: Event Preview


Andy Judkins
Prep Baseball Report Minnesota

On Sunday, March 15th, PBR Minnesota is headed to the St. Michael Albertville Dome to host one of the biggest showcases of the year; the PBR MN Preseason All-State. This invite-only event, exclusive to 2021 grads, will spotlight one of the more athletic classes the state of Minnesota and surrounding region has seen in years. 

CLICK HERE for current roster of event.

Over 300 players have made college commits who participated in this event over the last four years and this year’s roster looks to add exponentially to that total once the recruitment of the 2021 class is complete.

Follow along throughout the event on both Twitter (@PBRMinnesota) and Instagram (PBRMinnesota) as we will be updating you live with all the day's action.

Over 150 players will be in St. Michael on the 15th representing their respective high schools in Minnesota and beyond. The Minnesota 2021 class currently has 12 players who have made college commitments; with numerous decisions forth-coming over the next 12-18 months.

This year’s roster is loaded with talent across the board. 52 players, who are currently listed in the PBR MN Top 75 rankings for the 2021 class, will be in attendance. Participating players currently ranked in the Top 10 are #3 Will Rogers (Mounds View) who is committed to Arizona State, #5 ranked and uncommitted RHP Gavin Zurn (Stillwater), and uncommitted LHP Tucker Novotny (Park) who is currently #6 on the list.

'21 Gavin Zurn, RHP, Stillwater

 

'21 Will Rogers, C, Mounds View

 

'21 Tucker Novotny, LHP, Park

 

#13 OF Kade Peloquin (Stillwater), #16 SS Ben North (East Ridge), and #20 RHP Ethan Voss (Burnsville); who all participated in the 2019 PBR Future Games last year will be in attendance as well.


'21 Kade Peloquin, CF/LHP, Stillwater

 

'21 Ben North, SS, East Ridge

 

'21 Ethan Voss, RHP, Burnsville

 

Three notable commits with be in attendance; #9 SS Bennet McCollow (Bloomington Jefferson) who committed to Minnesota, #18 SS Evan Appelwick (Madison, SD) who verballed to Indiana and #26 SS Teddy Deters (Orono) who made Xavier his choice.  

It will be an action- packed day with an enormous amount of talent consolidated in one location. See you then!


WHEN:

Sunday, March 15, 2020

WHERE:
St. Michael-Albertville Dome
5800 Jamison Ave NE
St. Michael, MN

TIME:
Check-In For Position & 2-Way Players
7:30am - 7:45am

Event Start: 8:20am

Check-In For Pitcher Only
11:30am

WHO:
Class of 2021 Prospects

FORMAT:

Infielders, Outfielders, Catchers

  • Stretching
  • Timed 60 Yard Dash
  • Defensive Evaluations w) radar velocities
  • Offensive Evaluations (exit velocity, swing mechanics)
  • Round of Batting Practice

Pitchers & Catchers

  • Stretching
  • Bullpen Session w) Catchers