Ithaca High Standout Was 1st Team Southern Tier All-Conference
Syracuse, NY December 3, 2016: The Onondaga Flames of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League (www.pgcbl.com) announced today the signing of right-hander Zachary Kemp for the 2017 summer season. Kemp, a 1st Team Southern Tier All-Conference selection in his senior year at Ithaca High, posted a team best ERA of 1.35, giving up only 16 hits and 9 walks in 26 innings pitched for a WHIP of .96.
“Zach is a great find for us,” commented Ryan Stevens, Flames Director of Baseball, “he is a clutch performer and his strikeout-to-walks ratio of 3.1 demonstrated good control. His shutout in a tight win over Vestal where he struck out 10 and didn’t issue a single walk was the highlight of his senior season during which he only needed 376 pitches to retire the 106 batters he faced.”
Kemp is continuing his education at Wells College where he will major in Business Administration. He will join the schools new baseball baseball program under Head Coach David Valesente. He is the son of Angela and Scott Kemp of Ithaca, NY.