The Ontario Blue Jays are excited to announce that OF Austin Wilkie (Mississauga, ON) has signed his National Letter of Intent to further his academic and baseball career at Purdue University at Fort Wayne (NCAA D1 – Fort Wayne, IN). Wilkie is currently in fourth year with the Ontario Blue Jays and is a graduate of Mentor College. Wilkie will look to make an immediate impact for the Mastodons both in the outfield and at the plate. Purdue – Fort Wayne is on the rise in the competitive Summit League Conference and the addition of Wilkie is a move to push them over the top.
Wilkie is the first Ontario Blue Jays player to attend Purdue University at Fort Wayne.