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April 29, 2014

Miners look to avoid pitfalls

Rampant loss of players a focus in Epling’s recruiting efforts



2014 West Virginia Miners


Name    Pos.    B/T    Ht.    Wt.    School    Hometown

Andrew Bramley    RHP    R/R    6-4    200    Murray State    Louisville, Ky.

Abram Crtledge    LHP    R/L    6-1    230    Western Oklahoma State College    Thomson, Ga.

Trevor Conn    INF/RHP    R/R    6-3    205    Dalls Baptist University    KIngwood, Texas

Dalton Curtis    RHP    R/R    6-0    196    Lipscomb University    Marryville, Tenn.

Trey Gonsalez    RHP    L/R    6-3    210    New Mexico State University    Carlsbad, N.M.

J.D. Hammer    RHP    R/R    6-3    195    Navarro Junior College    Fort Collins, Col.

Ryan Lavoie    RHP    R/R    6-2    220    Eastern Michigan University    Sterling Heights, Mich.

David Martinelli    UTL/INF/RHP    L/R    6-1    195    Dallas Baptist University    Waxahachie, Texas

Seth Noreman    RHP    R/R    6-1    185    Rochester Institute of Technology    Old Bethpage, N.Y.

Kyle Palmer    LHP    L/L    6-0    185    Radford University    Ashland, Va.

Jake Paulson    RHP    R/R    6-7    210    Oakland University    Wixon, Mich.

Cody Pope    RHP    R/R    6-4    225    Eastern New Mexico University    Kingman, Ariz.

Kolin Stanley    RHP    R/R    6-0    165    Marshall University    Alliance, Ohio

J.T. Trujillo    RHP    R/R    6-3    200    Anderson University    Jupiter, Fla.

Quinton Yocom    RHP    R/R    6-3    220    Carson Newman University    Cabel, Ohio


Name    Pos.    B/T    Ht.    Wt.    School    Hometown

Alex McKeon    C    R/R    6-3    210    Texas A&M International University    Hopewell Junction, N.Y.

Charlie Padilla    C    R/R    6-0    190    University of South Carolina Aiken    Atlanta

David Sheafer    C    R/R    6-2    185    The Master’s College    Mount Airy, N.C.


Name    Pos.    B/T    Ht.    Wt.    School    Hometown

Mike Brosseau    SS    R/R    6-3    180    Oakland University    Portage, Ind.

Mike Escanilla    INF    S/R    5-8    170    University of Maryland Eastern Shore    Waldorf, Md.

Grant Massey    INF    R/R    5-11    190    Lipscomb University    Auburn, Ala.

Eric Schanzenbacher    INF    R/R    6-4    205    Mansfield University    Greencastle, Pa.

Paul Trenhaile    INF    R/R    6-5    215    Truman State University    Hannibal, Mo.


Name    Pos.    B/T    Ht.    Wt.    School    Hometown

Westyn Baylor    OF    R/R    6-3    210    Mansfield University    Bangor, Pa.

Gavin Culler    OF    S/R    5-10    170    Winston Salem State University    Houston

Zach Knese    OF    L/L    6-0    185    Quincy University    St. Louis

Zach Woolcock    OF    R/R    6-1    205    Radford University    Greencastle, Pa.

Coaching Staff

Tim Epling, Field Manager

Danny Flores, Infield/1st Base Coach; Joe Goddard, Bench Coach; Gary Epling, Assistant Coach.

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