Washington State All-Star to Join Flames Staff
Syracuse, NY December 8, 2016: The Onondaga Flames announced today they have reached across the continent to sign Gonzaga southpaw Trent Schulte. The two-sport high school star was a First Team All-Division, First Team All-League baseball selection as well as a three-year captain and starter for the Bainbridge High basketball team. His senior season Schulte posted a 6-1 record with 1.59 ERA, and 58 strikeouts.
An over-the-top thrower his entire career, Schulte was converted to a sidearm delivery by the Gonzaga coaching staff during his freshman year. “We are really excited to see his development this spring.”, commented Ryan Stevens, Flames Director of Baseball, ” Having a pitcher of his caliber and distinctive delivery will give the staff some uncommon variety.”
Schulte is a business major who hopes to be an entrepreneur upon graduation. His is the son of Shayna and Aaron Schulte of Bainbridge Island, WA and has two sisters, Brooke and Tessa and a brother, Ethan.
Wayne Walker, Flames president, noted, “The addition of Trent together with teammates Anthony Scalzo and Josh Stenberg demonstrates our commitment to building a roster of the best CNY and national players. This is a great step forward in our first year.”