OBJ Collegiate Round Up

NCAA Division 1

Junior SS Conner Morro (Cheltenham, ON) is helping lead the way for the Canisius Golden Griffins, starting at 20 Games with a .319 Batting Average, 3 Doubles, 1 Triple, 13 RBIs & 4 Stolen Bases.

Freshman LHP Harley Gollert (Toronto, ON) is off to a solid start for the Austin Peay Governors, throwing 20 1/3 Innings over 8 appearances, striking out 18 with a 4.43 ERA.  Gollert’s latest appearance came against Kansas State University, where he threw 2 1/3, allowing no runs, while striking out one.

Senior LHP Steven Dressler (Burlington, ON) has started his 2018 campaign just as he finished his last for the UT – San Antonio Roadrunners . Dressler holds a 3-1 record, over 6 starts, throwing 39 1/3 innings.  He currently has a 2.52 ERA, with 27 strikeouts and only 13 Walks.

Sophomore RHP RJ Freure (Burlington, ON) continues to mow batters down for the Pittsburgh Panthers.  Freure has thrown 24 Innings, and has struck out 40 while only walking 11.

NCAA Divison 2

Senior OF Paul Rupnik (Newmarket, ON) is leading the way for the Newman Jets, hitting a team leading .359 through 23 games with 33 Hits (also team leading), 5 Doubles, 3 Home Runs, and 10 RBIs.

Freshman UT Jakob Newton (Oakville, ON) has begun his career with the Florida Tech Panthers with a bang, collecting 21 Hits, 4 Doubles, 1 Triple, 2 Home Runs, while driving in 18 RBIs.

Junior IF Quinton Bent (Mississauga, ON) continues to tear the cover off the ball at Southern Wesleyan. Hitting .331 with a team leading 39 Hits, 11 Doubles, 5 Home Runs, and 27 RBIs.

Senior OF Daniel Szpik (Toronto, ON) continues to lead the Florida Tech Panthers in his final year, hitting .308 with 8 Doubles, 4 Home Runs, 26 RBIs, and 6 SB.

Sophomore LHP Stuart Martin (Ajax, ON) is off to a hot start at Missouri S&T this season, posting a 1.93 ERA out of the Miners bullpen.

Junior UT Darius Barlas (Orangeville, ON) continues to impress at the University of Mary, hitting .328 with 20 Hits and 10 RBIs thus for in his 2018 campaign.

Senior SS Bryce Dimitroff (Guelph, ON) looked to end his collegiate career on a high note, as he is hitting .330 with 10 RBIs over 25 Games for the East Central Tigers.


Junior RHP Nathan Arruda (Brampton, ON) is off to a strong start for the Tabor College Blue Jays this season, throwing 36 Innings over 7 Starts with 39 Strike outs and a 4.25 ERA.

Senior OF Austen Swift (Toronto, ON) continues to lead the William Jessup Warriors in almost every offensive category.  Swift is hitting .359, over 37 Games with 7 Doubles, 12 Home Runs and 38 RBIs.


Sophomore C Tony Hrynkiw (Brampton, ON) is hitting .385 this season, with 8 Doubles, 3 Home Runs and 40 RBIs for the Connors State College Cowboys.

Sophomore RHP Brady Cappe (Brantford, ON) is putting together another solid season for Lake Land College.  Cappe is currently 5-1 with 2 Complete Games, over 35 1/3 Innings, striking out 50 while only allowing 16 Walks with a 2.29 ERA.

Freshman RHP Jack Liddell (Mississauga, ON) has opening his collegiate career at Connors State with a 3-0 record, over 19 Innings, striking out 19 while not surrendering a walk.

Sophomore 1B Ryan Rijo (Barrie, ON) picks up where he left off in 2017 for the New Mexico Thunderbirds, hitting .449 with a team leading 25 Hits, 9 Doubles, 6 Home Run and 25 RBIs.

Sophomore C Reese O’Farrell (Burlington, ON) is looking to finish his career with the Howard Hawks with a bang, hitting .408, with 20 Hits, 2 Doubles, a Triple, Home Run and 11 RBIs.

Freshman 1B Malik Williams (Toronto, ON) continues to hurt baseballs in Kansas for Johnson County Community College, hitting .321 with 34 Hits, 6 Home Runs, and 28 RBIs.

Sophomore OF Tanner Zeggil (Staynor, ON) leads to the way for McCook Community College as he’s hitting .316, with 31 Hits, 3 Doubles and 12 RBIs.

Freshman 3B George Farid (Mississauga, ON) is off to great start to his collegiate career at East Central Community College (MS).  Farid is hitting .431, with 28 Hits, 10 Doubles, a Triple, 3 Home Runs and 16 RBIs.