Prep Baseball Report

Preview: Preseason All-State West

Brandon Hall
Executive Director, PBR NC

The biggest winter event in North Carolina has continued to grow, now entering its fourth year.  The Preseason All-State showcase event will feature close to 200 of the top players in North Carolina split into two events, one in Matthews, NC and the other in Greenville, NC.  The Preseason All-State West has soldout and will take place this Sunday at Ultimate Performance in Matthews, NC.

As we prepare for the big day, we unveil the roster, the schedule and take a look back at some of the past Preseason All-State events.


Preseason All-State West


Ultimate Performance Sports
1040 East Independence Boulevard
Matthews, NC 28105

*All turf facility… Players should be in turf shoes or tennis shoes, including pitchers.



8:15am                Check In for Catchers and Pitcher Onlys

8:45am                Pitcher Only and Catcher Introductions and Warm Up

                              Dual Pitcher/Position Player Check In

9:15                      Pitcher Only Bullpens

9:45                      Dual Pitcher/Position Player Bullpens

10:45                    Catcher Pop Times

11:00                    Infielders and Outfielders Check In

11:30                    Catchers Offensive Rotations

                              Infielder & Outfielders Introduction and Warm Up

12:15                    Outfielder Defensive Evaluations

12:45                    Infielder Defensive Evaluations

                              Outfielder Offensive Evaluations

1:15                      Infielder Offensive Evaluations



*Event is soldout

CLICK HERE to see the entire roster for the Preseason All-State West

Some of the names to follow on the Roster:

Brooks Brannon – C, Randleman HS, 2022

Calvert Clark – OF, Charlotte Christian, 2022, Clemson commit

Jeb Despard – C, Marvin Ridge HS, 2021

Michael Gracer – 1B, NW Cabarrus, 2021

Andrew Grande – 3B, Christ School, 2021

Davis Hall – RHP, Hickory HS, 2021, Lenoir-Rhyne commit

Matt Heavner – SS, North Lincoln HS, 2022, NC State commit

Archie Dean Herring – OF, Greensboro Day, OF, Stanford commit

James Hobbs – SS, Myers Park HS, 2020

Vance Honeycutt - SS, Salisbury HS, 2021, UNC commit

Brandon Hudson – RHP, Cuthbertson HS, 2021, NC State commit

Cooper King – RHP, Carmel Christian, 2020, NC State commit

Myles McGovern – LHP, Lake Norman HS, 2020, Gardner-Webb commit

Gavin Mortenson – SS, NW Guilford HS, 2020, Western Carolina commit

Mason Murdock – RHP, NW Cabarrus HS, 2022

John Newton – OF, Cuthbertson HS, 2021, UNCW commit

Andrew Schuldt – C, SouthLake Christian, 2021

Jack Shaw – OF, Myers Park HS, 2020

Bain Sipe – RHP, Maiden HS, 2022

Colton Stotler – 3B, West Wilkes HS, 2020

Colby Umbarger – OF, North Iredell HS, 2023

Cole Williams – OF, Myers Park HS, 2020, Marshall commit


Past Preseason All-State Events


2019  |  2018  |  2017

Full Content from the following years

2019 |   2018  |  2017