Lamar Community College’s baseball team has a long and storied history of recruiting athletes who excel at LCC and go on to compete at the next level. Following is a partial list of players who have been placed in recent years.

2014 Player Placement

  • Austin Moore – University of Houston
  • Josh Day – West Texas A&M
  • Roberto Carrasco – West Texas A&M
  • Adam Norblom – Lubbock Christian University
  • Mitch Robinson – Colorado Mesa University
  • Connor Crane – McNeese State University
  • DJ Knott – University of Northern Colorado
  • Shane Fessel – Colorado State University Pueblo
  • Alex Werbach – University of Northern Colorado

* Indicates signed professionally

2013 Player Placement

  • Max Schoen – South Carolina Akin
  • Drew Merten – U. Arkansas Little Rock
  • Adam Lindell – Central College
  • Brett Bernal – North Park University Chicago
  • Justin Bigham – Dallas Baptist University
  • Thomas Cunningham – Kansas Wesleyan
  • Matt Forsyth – West Texas A&M
  • Garrett Pape – University of Northern Colorado
  • Mark Hendrick – Austin Peay State University
  • Nick Halliday – University of New Orleans
  • Kyle Tinius – West Texas A&M
  • Nate Ross – U. Arkansas Pine Bluff
  • Sam Wilson – University of Houston*
  • Heath Davis – West Texas A&M
  • Stephen Heyliger – Regis University
  • Roberto Zapata – Concordia University

2012 Player Placement

  • Ben Lahn – Creighton University
  • Jesse Porras – Regis University
  • Dillon Moritz – U. Arkansas Little Rock
  • Tony Schicktanz –Regis University
  • David Leblanc – U. Arkansas Little Rock
  • Kaden Koch – Regis University
  • Jackson Gooch –McNeese State University
  • Garrett Yost –Missouri Baptist University
  • Jake Klauck – Tarleton State University
  • Pier-Olivier Dostaler–Missouri Baptist University
  • Austin Watson – Quachita Baptist University
  • Vincenzo Fresquez – Missouri Baptist University
  • Luke Lowery – Adams State University
  • Kinohi Kelly-Paleka – Sterling College

2011 Player Placement

  • Brandon Ward-Hersee – University of New Mexico
  • Arturo Maltos-Gracia – University of New Mexico*
  • Shane Zaruba – University of New Mexico
  • Tim Zufall – Oral Roberts University
  • Mark Ortivez – Cal State San Marcos
  • Joe Wahl – University of Dayton
  • Bobby Lewis – Morehead State University
  • Justin Angel – St. Catharine College

2010 Player Placement

  • Travis Hayes —Tarleton State University
  • Michael Oberto —University of Texas at Arlington
  • Shane Dedig —Ohio University
  • Eric Dorton —West Texas A&M University
  • Brandon DeVries —Eastern New Mexico University
  • Tanner Waite —New Mexico State University
  • Spenser Smith —University of Indianapolis
  • Max Milot —Kansas Wesleyan University
  • Jake Davis —California State University East Bay
  • Logan Lippert — University of New Mexico

2009 Player Placement

  • Brandon Van Riper — Tarleton State University
  • Dave Kaplan — Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Mike Ramirez — Tarleton State University
  • Evan Claus — Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Bradshaw Perry —Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Trey Stastny — Colorado Christian University
  • Zach Krueger — Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Robbie Perry — Colorado Christian University
  • Ryan Serena — Colorado Christian University

2008 Player Placement

  • Kyle Gumieny — Southeast Missouri State University
  • Dan Neumann — Lubbock Christian University
  • Garrett Cook — Eastern New Mexico University

2007 Player Placement

  • Willy Kesler – University of New Mexico*
  • Kevin Chritz – Mesa State College
  • Nick Naegele – Metro State College
  • Austin Stading – Friends College
  • Austin Buck – Mesa State College
  • Brett Cook – Wayland Baptist
  • Jason Kimzey – Wayland Baptist
  • Colin Allen – UNLV* (did not go to school)

2006 Player Placement

  • Seth Loman – University of Northern Colorado*
  • Chris Joblin – Central Missouri University
  • Sean Gleason – Saint Mary’s College of California*
  • Derek Colbert – Metro State College

2005 Player Placement

  • Jesse Shriner – University of Nebraska*
  • Seth Gilleland – University of Northern Colorado
  • Chad Steiner – University of Northern Colorado*
  • Leo Radkowski – University of Nevada Reno
  • Garrett Carson – University of Nevada Reno
  • Joe Balbas – Albertson College
  • Jason Enewold – Albertson College
  • Brett Compliment – Hastings College
  • D.J Edwards – Metro State College
  • Ben Post – Oklahoma City University

2004 Player Placement

  • Andy Swayze – University of Missouri
  • Chris Johns – University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Pat Harris – Nichols State University
  • Brandon Bailey – University of Utah
  • Adam Frank – University of Utah
  • Seth Tartler – University of Utah
  • Josh Cooper – University of Utah
  • Chad Cullers – University of Utah
  • John Parscal – Regis University
  • Roy Allen – University of Northern Colorado
  • Daniel Klausmeier – Morehead State University

2003 Player Placement

  • Ian Bladergroen – University of Nebraska*
  • Andy Scholl – University of Kansas
  • Jason Crosland – McNeese State University*
  • David Kiefer – Centenary College
  • Jason Cox – University of Illinois at Chicago*
  • Jesse Brownell – University of Iowa*

2002 Player Placement

  • Doug Beck — Texas Tech University
  • Greg Atencio — Texas Tech University*
  • Sean Clancy — Kansas State University
  • Terry Montoya — Kansas State University
  • Kurt Welch — University of Memphis
  • Scott Balster — Oklahoma City University
  • Ben Buck — University of Utah
  • Don Clement — University of Southern Colorado*
  • Jarame Beaupre — University of Delaware
  • Todd Morben — LSU Shreveport
  • Matt Cover — Colorado State University – Pueblo
  • Phil Francis — Metro State College
  • Jesse Sotelo — Fort Hays State University
  • Vincente Ramirez — Colorado State University – Pueblo

2001 Player Placement

  • Ryan Meaux — Texas Tech University*
  • Aaron Smith — University of New Mexico
  • Matt Lenertz — Mesa State College
  • Jason Schofield — Mesa State College
  • Ruben Renteria — University of Southern Colorado
  • Bryan Stelmack — Tulane University
  • Mike Luther — Eastern New Mexico
  • Ty Deichert — Eastern New Mexico
  • Ian Thurman-Kelly — Eastern New Mexico

2000 Player Placement

  • Dan Wells — University of Miami*
  • Phil Aragon — Texas Tech University
  • Tyler Carson — Texas Tech University
  • Matt Deichert — Texas Tech University
  • Anthony Lovato — University of New Mexico
  • Dewey Barr — University. of Texas at Arlington
  • David Trujillo — University of Nevada at Las Vegas
  • Deke DeCrow — Mesa State College
  • Shawn Brooks — Abilene Christian University
  • Scott Buffington — Abilene Christian University
  • Kent Myers — Mesa State College*
  • David Marsh — University of Southern Colorado

* Indicates signed professionally

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