Ursuline baseball standout commits to the Division I college ranks


Ursuline Baseball standout Brady Shannon has committed to play college baseball at Central Florida

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Ursuline multi-sport standout Brady Shannon has announced his verbal commitment to play college baseball at the University of Central Florida.

He made the official announcement on social media on Sunday morning.

Playing for Release Baseball last summer, Shannon batted .425 with six home runs and 39 RBI’s. He posted an on-base percentage of .456, with six triples, 7 doubles, and 19 singles. In addition, he piled up 17 stolen bases.

His sophomore high school baseball season was canceled due to the pandemic.

During his freshman campaign at Ursuline, Shannon batted .260 with two doubles, one home run and 13 RBI.

He posted an on-base percentage of .402. He was successful in nine out of ten stolen base attempts

Shannon’s fielding percentage for the Irish was .862.

He chose UCF over Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, and Kent State.

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