Rising Manchester University seniors Brandon Eck (Fort Wayne, Ind.) and Taylor Kopplin (Westport, Ind.) and rising junior Matt Pritz (LaPorte, Ind.) are on the roster of the Haysville Aviators for the Jayhawk Collegiate Wood Bat Baseball League.
Pritz played in five successive contests from July 5-9, sporting a .133 batting average over the span that included two hits and a run scored. Eck (4.80) and Kopplin (4.93) ranked among the pitching staff's top five in earned run average, and Kopplin had the third-highest strikeout total (25), while Eck had forged one of the team's seven victories as of July 10.