Onondaga, NY June 21, 2017: The Onondaga Flames announced today that Gonzaga middle infielder commit Carsen Negrete will join the team on Tuesday after helping his El Toro Chargers to the California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section Championship. He joins Gonzga players Trent Schulte and Anthony Scalzo, who have already contributed to the Flames this season.
A 2017 Orange County Register South Coast League First Team All-League selection, Negrete was a four-year shortstop at El Toro. He helped lead the Chargers to a South Coast League title in 2016 and 2017.
Gonzaga Head Coach Mark Machtolf on Negrete: “Carsen comes from one of the elite summer programs in Southern California. He’s a true middle infielder who will come in and compete for a role early in his career. He will bring a toughness and style of play to our program that our best infielders have all possessed.”
Carsen is from Lake Forest, CA and is the son of Gil and Lori Negrete. He has a bother,.Joel Townsend (28).