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WSU Baseball sets teams for the 2017 Fall World Series

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Wichita State pitcher Zach Lewis pitches during the first game against Illinois State at Eck Stadium (April 28, 2017)

Wichita State pitcher Zach Lewis pitches during the first game against Illinois State at Eck Stadium (April 28, 2017)

Selena Favela

Selena Favela

Wichita State pitcher Zach Lewis pitches during the first game against Illinois State at Eck Stadium (April 28, 2017)

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The 2017 Wichita State Fall World Series draft took place Monday afternoon via Wichita State Baseball’s twitter account.

The Black Squad’s captains were Gunnar Troutwine, Chandler Sanburn, and Codi Heuer. Trey Vickers, Tyler Jones, and Adam Keller were the captains for the Yellow Squad.

The Black first round pick one was Luke Ritter. Greyson Jenista was the first round pick for Yellow.

Connor Lungwitz was drafted to the Yellow team in the second round, with Alec Bohm to the Black.

The Black Squad traded Preston Minor to the Yellow Squad for Travis Young.

The Fall World Series will take place November 2-4 at Eck Stadium.

The full list of rosters and round drafted are as followed:

 

Black Squad:

Captains: Gunnar Troutwine
Chandler Sanburn
Codi Heuer
1: Luke Ritter
2: Alec Bohm
3: Preston Snavely
4: Alex Jackson
5: Ross Cadena
6: Nathan Brisco
7: Josh DeBacker
8: Garrett Kocis
9: TRADED
10: Hunter Gibson
11: Keylan Killgore
12: Jacob Lindemann
13: Blake Burd
14: Robby Evans
Trent Allen
Sam Goodwin
15: Cody Tyler
Mason O’Brien
16: Ryan Stuempfig
Travis Young-sixth round pick for Yellow, traded to Black

Yellow Squad:

Captains: Trey Vickers
Tyler Jones
Adam Keller
1: Greyson Jenista
2: Connor Lungwitz
3: Jordan Boyer
4: Tommy Barnhouse
5: Paxton Wallace
6: TRADED
7: Dayton Dugas
8: Logan Easley
9: Jacob Katzfey
10: Clayton McGinness
11: Maison Stites
12: Liam Eddy
13: Noah Croft
Bryce McDermott
14: Alex Segal
15: Tyler Davis
16: Joe Dittmar
Preston Minor -ninth round pick for Black, traded to Yellow

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Aliyah Funschelle, Multimedia Sports Editor

Aliyah Funschelle is the Multimedia Sports Editor for The Sunflower. Funschelle is a junior majoring in Sport Management with a minor in Communications. She is originally from New York, but grew up in Kansas. After graduation, Funschelle plans on getting an internship in New York working in her field of study.

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