The Zanesville Junior Pioneers had strong ties to the Muskingum University baseball program during its championship run in the 72nd annual AAABA Tournament.
Led by 10 Muskingum baseball student-athletes, Zanesville captured its first-ever AAABA Tournament crown with an 8-2 victory over Johnstown-2 Paul Carpenter Capital Advisors on Aug. 6.
Muskies players on manager Dave Balo’s roster included Matt Lynn, Dallas Allen, Michael Pagano, A.J. Kazmierczak, Joe Shumar, Ben Van Wey, Vayden Wood, Brandon Bush, Austin DeVore and Dillon McDermott.
Photo courtesy of Muskingum University baseball.