2018-19 Baseball Roster

1
Benjamin Sems
Benjamin Sems IF

6'2'' / 185 lbs. / Junior / Chesterfield, Mo. / Westminster Christian / Jr./2L /

3
Casey Burnham
Casey Burnham OF

5'9'' / 185 lbs. / Freshman / Grand Island, Neb. / Grand Island / Fr./HS /

5
Skyler Messinger
Skyler Messinger IF

6'4'' / 210 lbs. / Sophomore / Niwot, Colo. / Niwot / So./1L /

9
James Cosentino
James Cosentino IF

5'10'' / 190 lbs. / Junior / Leawood, Kan. / St. Thomas Aquinas / Jr./2L /

12
Ryan Ralston
Ryan Ralston RHP

6'4'' / 240 lbs. / Redshirt Senior / Overland Park, Kan. / Blue Valley West / R-Sr./2L /

14
Brett Vosik
Brett Vosik OF

6'4'' / 225 lbs. / Junior / Omaha, Neb. / Creighton Prep / Jr./2L /

15
Jaxx Groshans
Jaxx Groshans C/1B

6'0" / 209 lbs. / Junior / Magnolia, Texas / Magnolia / Jr./2L /

17
Hunter Freese
Hunter Freese LHP

6'2'' / 195 lbs. / Freshman / Edmond, Okla. / Deer Creek / Fr./HS /

19
Austin Quick
Austin Quick RHP

6'0" / 180 lbs. / Freshman / Lawrence, Kan. / Lawrence / Fr./HS /

20
Jake Adams
Jake Adams RHP

6'4'' / 190 lbs. / Freshman / Bethany, Okla. / Bethany HS / Fr./HS /

21
Kahi Bisho
Kahi Bisho RHP

5'9'' / 170 lbs. / Freshman / Honolulu, Hawaii / Punahou / Fr./HS /

22
Ryan Zeferjahn
Ryan Zeferjahn RHP

6'5'' / 225 lbs. / Junior / Topeka, Kan. / Seaman / Jr./2L /

23
Jack Wagner
Jack Wagner IF

6'0" / 185 lbs. / Freshman / Wichita, Kan. / Maize South / Fr./HS /

24
Kaimana Souza-Paaluhi
Kaimana Souza-Paaluhi OF

5'10'' / 210 lbs. / Sophomore / Mililani, Hawaii / Mililani / R-So./1L /

25
Jackson Cobb
Jackson Cobb C/OF

6'4'' / 230 lbs. / Freshman / Topeka, Kan. / Seaman / Fr./HS /

27
Zack Engelken
Zack Engelken RHP

6'5'' / 220 lbs. / Redshirt Senior / Overland Park, Kan. / Blue Valley West / R-Sr./TR /

28
Blake Shinkle
Blake Shinkle IF

6'1'' / 170 lbs. / Senior / Olathe, Kan. / Blue Valley Southwest / Sr./3L /

29
Brooks Asher
Brooks Asher C

6'2'' / 190 lbs. / Junior / Hastings, Neb. / St. Cecelia / Jr./2L /

30
Nolan Metcalf
Nolan Metcalf C/1B

6'3'' / 240 lbs. / Sophomore / Granger, Ind. / Penn (HS) / So./1L /

31
Blaine Ray
Blaine Ray OF

205 lbs. / Sophomore / 5'11'' / Ottawa, Kan. / Ottawa / So./1L /

32
Jonah Ulane
Jonah Ulane RHP

205 lbs. / 6'0'' / Redshirt Sophomore / Omaha, Neb. / Millard South / R-So./1L /

33
Dylan Ditzenberger
Dylan Ditzenberger IF

6'0" / 180 lbs. / Freshman / Allen, Texas / Allen / R-Fr./HS /

35
Conner VanCleave
Conner VanCleave LHP/1B

6'6'' / 240 lbs. / Sophomore / Holcomb, Kan. / Holcomb / So./1L /

36
Blake Goldsberry
Blake Goldsberry RHP

6'4'' / 215 lbs. / Junior / Highlands Ranch, Colo. / Cherry Creek / R-Jr./3L /

37
Ryan Cyr
Ryan Cyr RHP

6'4'' / 220 lbs. / Redshirt Junior / Leawood, Kan. / Blue Valley / R-Jr./1L /

38
Antonio Garcia
Antonio Garcia IF

5'10'' / 185 lbs. / Freshman / San Jose, Calif. / Bellarmine / R-So./RS /

40
Brandon Ponticelli
Brandon Ponticelli RHP

6'2'' / 215 lbs. / Redshirt Junior / Chatsworth, Calif. / Bishop Alemany / R-Jr./1L /

42
Rudy Karre
Rudy Karre OF

6'2'' / 200 lbs. / Senior / Peoria, Ariz. / Liberty / Sr./3L /

43
Tom Lichty
Tom Lichty IF

5'10'' / 175 lbs. / Sophomore / Reno, Nev. / Galena / So./1L /

44
Eli Davis
Eli Davis LHP/OF

5'10'' / 175 lbs. / Freshman / Shawnee, Okla. / Shawnee / R-FR./HS /

45
Marc Mendel
Marc Mendel RHP

6'3'' / 180 lbs. / Freshman / New York, N.Y. / Fieldston / Fr./HS /

46
Daniel Hegarty
Daniel Hegarty LHP

6'2'' / 205 lbs. / Sophomore / Leawood, Kan. / Blue Valley / So./1L /

48
Anthony DeSantis
Anthony DeSantis IF

155 lbs. / 5'11'' / Freshman / Salinas, Calif. / Palma / R-Fr./HS /

49
Gabriel Sotomayor
Gabriel Sotomayor RHP

6'4'' / 185 lbs. / Junior / Gurabo, Puerto Rico / Cache (Okla.) / Jr./2L /

50
Stone Parker
Stone Parker RHP

6'4'' / 210 lbs. / Freshman / Kailua, Hawaii / Kailua / Fr./HS /

52
Nathan Barry
Nathan Barry LHP

6'1'' / 150 lbs. / Redshirt Junior / Reno, Nev. / Galena / R-Jr./TR /

54
Steve Washilewski
Steve Washilewski LHP

6'0" / 180 lbs. / Sophomore / Dyer, Ind. / Saint Rita / So./1L /

Ritch Price Head Baseball Coach
Ryan Graves Associate Head Coach
Ritchie Price Assistant Coach
Scott Hood Volunteer Assistant Coach
Wally Marciel Director of Baseball Operations
Ken Wainwright, MS, ATC, LAT Certified Athletic Trainer (BSB)
Luke Bradford Director - Sports Performance
Chandler Wagoner Graduate Assistant Manager

Baseball staff