On Deck Preview: Western NY All-Star Game (Outfielders)

Jared Carrier
Scouting Director

Week two of our All-Star Game series takes us to the Basket Rd Complex in Webster, NY.  The morning session will kick off at 9am (8:15am check-in) with a traditional showcase until 10:30am. A live scrimmage game will run roughly from 10:45am-12:45pm.

The afternoon session will a 12:45 start (12noon check-in) with the showcase running to about 2pm. Structured scrimmage will run roughly 2:15-4:15pm. 

Entire Event Roster

Today we highlight our outfielders; let's take a look:


Robby Merkov OF / Webster Schroeder, NY / 2019

5-foot-11 160 pound RHH with a whippy swing through the zone. Accurate arm from the outfield. Looking forward to seeing his progress since February.





Gavin Neuland OF / Oswego, NY / 2019

Lean frame with plenty of room for physical gains; short, compact stroke with results playing better then his recorded exit velocities. Fundamental approach in he outfield. 





Lucas Eoute OF / RHP / Lewiston-Porter, NY / 2020

Athletic build at 6-foot-2 185 pounds; battled through some tough conditions at our Campus Series - St. John Fisher. Works 75-77 MPH on the mound with a direct take back arm action with an over the top slot. 





Jake Humes LHP / OF / Batavia , NY / 2020

Impressed out scouts this summer to earn a write up in our Scout Blog back in June. Athletic 6-foot-3 195 pounds; tracks the ball well and showed the ability to stay inside the ball and find barrel. Looking forward to seeing him in a showcase setting. 





Shane Harisis OF / SS / Eastridge , NY / 2019

5-foot-10 155 pound right-handed hitter who can do a little bit of everything. Showed a strong arm from the outfield (82 MPH) in wet conditions back in August while working 77-78 MPH from the mound. Shows some zone acceleration through contact. 





Matthew McHale OF / RHP / Arkport , NY / 2020

Gritty outfielder who's shown a strong arm at past events. Aggressive swings that have produced a 91 MPH exit velocity in the past. Short stroke with line drive results





Jacob Wheeler OF / SS / Liverpool , NY / 2019

Scrappy, table setter type approach at the dish. Runs well out of the box and has shown plenty of defensive polish in the field. Will be a steal for the right program. 





Dominick Porto OF / RHP / Penfield, NY / 2021

5-foot-7 120 pound right-handed hitter with a short, flat barreled path to the ball. Attacks the ball aggressively from the outfield with a clean exchange and transfer. 





Elijah Biddlecom LHP / OF / Clarence , NY / 2021

First time attendee from Clarence HS. 6-foot-1 160 pound right-handed hitter who also plays for the Clarence Red Devils. 





Zachary Allen OF / RHP / Mcquaid Jesuit, NY / 2022

Lean 5-foot-11 127 pound right-handed hitter with a sweeping swing through the zone. Made his PBR debut back in June at the Rising Stars event. Fundamentally sound player who will be one to follow. 




WNY All-Star Games (2018) NY 09/23 Basket Rd. Field - Webster, NY
CNY All-Star Games (2018) NY 09/30 SUNY Cortland - Cortland, NY
Long Island Last Chance Fall Preview NY 10/08 Diamond in the Pines - Coram, NY
Rising Stars Fall Preview NY 10/13 Generals Park - Loch Sheldrake, NY
Big Apple Last Chance Fall Preview NY 10/14 Padavan-Preller Fields - Queens, NY
ENY JUCO Day (Sophomore Only) NY 10/20 Dutchess Stadium - Fishkill, NY
ENY Unsigned Senior Day NY 10/20 Dutchess Stadium - Fishkill, NY
Upstate Last Chance Fall Preview NY 10/20 Kenmore West - Buffalo, NY
WNY JUCO Day (Sophomore Only) NY 10/21 Monroe CC - Rochester, NY
WNY Unsigned Senior Day NY 10/21 Monroe CC - Rochester, NY
Downstate Last Chance Fall Preview NY 10/28 Mercy College - Dobbs Ferry, NY



Don't miss out on what will be an epic event November 1-2, 2018 at the brand new Resort World Catskills in Monticello, NY. Check out our all-star lineup (select image) and reserve your spot today.