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Program 15 New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series Players Of The Week

June 11, 2018

The New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series is proud to announce their “Players Of The Week” for the third week of May.

Blake Adams – Liquid IV Pitcher of the Week

7 Innings, 10 K’s, 3 Hits, 1 BB in 7A State Championship

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Sterling Lipscomb – Franklin Offensive Player of the Week

.731 average in 26 at-bats

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Kurtis Byrne, C, Stl Pirates – Diamond Kinetics Slugger of the week

High ceiling power bat. Plenty of arm to stay behind the plate and is a threat to with plus makeup. Consistent hard contact and has all fields strength. Member of the 2018 National Team.

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Kyle Russell, SS, Showtime – GForm Defender of the week –

Soft hands, easy actions, with plenty of bat. Reminds of a Right handed hitting Brandon Crawford. The class of 2020 University of Oregon commit has impact on both sides of the ball and a leader in the field.

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Kyle Froemke, SS, Round Rock HS (National Team Member) – Senaptec On Base percentage leader

Physical kid who can play anywhere on the dirt. Exceptional plate discipline and strike zone control. Big pull power with ability to use the whole field. Oregon signee is the Member of the 2017 National team.

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Dasan Brown, CF, OBJ – Motus One Athlete of the Week

Austin Jackson clone, Team Canada CF, and defensive anchor of the Ontario Blue Jays. He’s runs a 6.5 60 and is improving. Explosive athlete with with extra base power is a member of the 2018 world team.

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NB Baseball/Program15 Future Stars of the Week – Future Stars of the Week: Corbin Carroll, NW Elite and Max Carlson, RHP, Blizzard

Carroll: Middle of the diamond defender and plus athlete. Premier prospect from the Northwest with high offensive ceiling and defensive ability. Instincts and aptitude with plus makeup. Committed to UCLA.

Carlson: Electric arm and secondary stuff with front of the rotation potential. Pitch ability that matches the stuff with feel to use his fastball to both sides of the plate. TCU commit and 2018 National team member.

PROGRAM 15 boasts a faculty and staff that includes multiple Major League All-Stars and World Series veterans responsible for executing the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series, an initiative between the two organizations to elevate the game of baseball by providing amateur players across all economic levels an opportunity to reach their full potential through the training, development, and guidance of former MLB players, scouts, and coaches. For more information on Program15 and the Future Stars Series, visit www.futurestarsseries.com or @program15bb and @ftrstarsseries on Twitter.

Mike Ashmore

Mike Ashmore

Mike Ashmore is a veteran baseball writer with 15 years experience in the business.He's covered the last four World Series, and has also worked everything ranging from the MLB All-Star Game to the World Baseball Classic.In addition to his role working for Program 15, the 34-year-old New Jersey native currently serves as the beat writer of the Somerset Patriots of the independent Atlantic League as well as national hockey writer and New York Giants beat reporter for The Trentonian.Ashmore has worked the Super Bowl, Stanley Cup Final, Frozen Four, Daytona 500, major UFC events and much more as he approaches 2,000 games covered in his career.
Mike Ashmore