Lakers Add Blake Bagenstos

Posted by Pioneer Collegiate Baseball League on Feb 15 2017 at 07:28PM PST

The Albert Lea Lakers are proud to announce the acquisition of Blake Bagenstos

Bagenstos earned CIC All Conference Western Division First Team Utility his senior year and CIC All Conference Western Division Honorable Mention his junior year at Dowling Catholic High School in West Des Moines, Iowa.

He tossed over 155 innings during his high school career and posted a 1.89 ERA with 154 strikeouts and an opponent batting average of .159. At the plate, he hit .414 with 53 RBIs, 59 runs scored and walked 42 times recording an on base percentage of .480 and a slugging percentage of .575.

Bagenstos has been a Presidential Honor Roll member all four years at Dowling, a member of the National Honor Society and the junior recipient of the John B. Hays Scholarship. He was a four sport athlete also participating in track, soccer and a two-time state champion in football.

Bagenstos is a Pre-Med major enrolled in his freshman year at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri and is a member of the Bulldog baseball program.

The Lakers are excited to welcome Blake to Albert Lea for 2017 season.