Vincennes University pitcher and Sullivan High School grad Sam Steimel will play baseball next year at Lebanon, Illinois’ McKendree University. Steimel came to V-U after two years pitching for the University of Evansville.
In his year at VU, Steimel went 6-8 with a 4.86 earned run average. NCAA Division Two McKendree was 14-26 last year.
Also, Blazer third baseman Max Flock has signed with NAIA member Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky. Georgetown College was 35-18 a year ago, Flock ended his second season with VU by setting career highs in batting average, on base percentage, and slugging percentage.