Two Austin High School alumni recently kicked off their collegiate baseball seasons.
Hunter Spencer (Class of 2014) is a junior pitcher for Bellarmine University. Spencer, the 2016 Great Lakes Valley Conference Pitcher of the Year, was chosen as a Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball.
The Knights and Greyhounds will square off in a four game series on April 22 and 23 at Bellarmine University in Louisville. The Austin High School baseball team will start their season at home on March 30. With eight seniors on the roster, the veteran Eagles will attempt to repeat as sectional champions and capture the program’s first Mid-Southern Conference title since 2008.