2022 High School Preview: Pendleton


Sammy Esposito
PBR SC Director of Scouting

Pendleton Preview

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

HIGH SCHOOL NAME Pendleton

MASCOT Bulldogs

CLASSIFICATION 3A          

REGION 1                 

HEAD COACH Kevin Durham       

TWITTER @PHSDiamondDogs

INSTAGRAM phsdiamonddogs           

 

                  

PROGRAM HISTORY

PROGRAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
1973 AA Upper State Champs
1994, 2012, 2018 District Champions
1969, 1970, 1973, 1994, 2004, 2018 Region Champions

 

 

PREVIEWING 2022     

PRESEASON EVENT:
Schedule is on website

 

STARTERS RETURNING: 6          

RETURNING PITCHERS: 3           

WHAT TO WATCH FOR:
With returning 3 main starters from last years team along with 6 starting position players the Bulldogs look to make a run this spring.  With the leadership and enthusiasm this squad has a chance to turn some heads. 

QUOTE FROM THE COACH:
I really like the energy and leadership this team has the ability to bring on the field in practice and games this year.  

 

PLAYERS TO WATCH


Luke Taylor

Class of 2022 / LHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2022
  • Primary Position: LHP
  • High School: Pendleton
    State: SC
  • Height:
    Weight: lbs
  • Bat/Throw:


Matthew Slaton

Class of 2023 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Pendleton
    State: SC
  • Summer Team: Southern Athletics 2023 Orange
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 195lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/L

 


Ayden Clay

Class of 2025 / UTILITY

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: UTILITY
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Pendleton
    State: SC
  • Summer Team: Muddogs premier
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 145lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R


Braiden McAlister

Class of 2025 / LHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: LHP
    Secondary Position: OF
  • High School: Pendleton
    State: SC
  • Height: 5-8
    Weight: 137lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L


Conner Simpson- SS/C/P- 2022
Brantley Major- P/1B/DH- 2023
Cam Williams- 1B/P- 2024
John Peeples- 3B/P- 2024
Trey Garrison- C/OF- 2024
Aeden Queen- C- 2025