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2015 Team Preview: Olentangy Orange

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By Dylan Hefflinger and JD Heilmann
Ohio Editor in Chief/NW Scout and Ohio Director of Scouting

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2015 Team Preview: Olentangy Orange

School Name: Olentangy Orange
Coaches Name/Record:
Phil Callaghan, 552-163
2014 Record:
Ohio Capital Conference
Conference Record/Finish:
11-3, T-1st
Division Level:

Postseason Accomplishments:

  • 2012 District Championship

Number of Returning Starters/Pitchers: 8/3

Strengths of Team:

  • Pitching
  • Hitting

Top Prospects in Class of 2015:

Top Prospects in Class of 2016:

Top Prospects in Class of 2017: 

  • Tyler Brown, RHP. Transferred in from Clearview. Fastball up to 91 mph. Ranked #1 in Ohio’s 2017 class.
  • Max DeCoursey, Catcher.
  • Jason Schutte, 2017, 1B.

Notable College/MLB Alumni:

  • Luke Wolford, RHP, University of Dayton - Ranked 52nd in Ohio’s 2012 class.
  • Paul Trick, 3B/OF, Gardner Webb - Ranked 43rd in Ohio’s 203 class.
  • Cole McCurry, OF, Tiffin - Ranked 121st in Ohio’s 2012 class.
  • Alec McCurry, C, Tiffin - Ranked 128th in Ohio’s 2014 class.
  • Matt Smith, OF, Baldwin Wallace - Ranked 273rd in Ohio’s 2014 class

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