Three Elmira Pioneers named to PGCBL All-League Team
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - The Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League (PGCBL) released the 2023 All-League teams on Tuesday as three Elmira Pioneers were recognized after standout seasons.
John Schroeder was named to the First Team as a designated hitter and utility player. Schroeder had the best batting average on the team (.317). He also led the Pios in hits (40), triples (7), and RBI's (26).
Pitchers Devin Murray and Gardner Meeks were named to the PGCBL Second Team.
Murray was 3-0 with a 2.14 ERA and 40 strikeouts over 29.1 innings. Meeks owned a 1.00 ERA with 38 strikeouts over 36 innings. He gave up just 4 earned runs all season and had a record of 4-1.
These three players were a major part of Elmira's success this season. The Pioneers finished 27-17-1 overall and captured their first PGCBL West Division title since 2013 before eventually falling to Amsterdam in the PGCBL Championship Series.
The full PGCBL All-League Teams can be viewed here.