FLINT – Last Monday saw the area’s best high school baseball players square off in the 26th annual Bruin Classic All-Star game. The event, which was held at Whaley Park in Flint, had multiple standouts from the Lapeer and Genesee areas in attendance.
The Gold team came out with the 7-2 victory. Complete player stats were not available.
The athletes were split into two teams, a Black and a Gold team, and were separated by school. The Gold team included Fenton’s Logan Benson, Nolan Lawrence and David Pietryga; Flushing’s Alex Bowden; Dryden’s John DelCampo; Brandon’s Jared Halteman; Linden’s Zach Horst, Drake McLaughlin and Corbin Sines; Owosso’s Jordan Klapko and John Wheeler; Holly’s JD Lennon and DJ Tennis; Swartz Creek’s Holden Lockhart; North Branch’s Kaden Maynard; Grand Blanc’s Blake Olah; Clio’s Colton Wiskur and Millington’s Lucas Zalich.
The Black team was composed of Atherton’s Jaxon Andritsis; Goodrich’s Zac Bearden and Ethan Young; New Lothrop’s Zac Besant and Nick Johnson; Davison’s Cameron Clolinger, Drew Fleming and Jason Gross; LakeVille’s Brennen Lambing; Flint Powers Catholic’s Cam Conover and Nick Riley; Lake Fenton’s Andy Lyons and Luke Tomczyk; Carman-Ainsworth’s Chase Matusik; Bentley’s Logan Prey; Corunna’s Zach Sawyer, Austin Schemenauer and Sam Thompson and Lapeer’s Colin Stokes and Tanner Wills.
Coaches for the Black team included Tom Dutkowski from Flint Powers, Bob Foreback from Goodrich and Drew Johnson from LakeVille, while Flushing’s Steve Burdis, Swartz Creek’s John Fitzko and Fenton’s Shawn Lawrence were coaches for the Gold.