As has been the routine, let’s look at the top performances by former Valley Leaguers in Division I over the weekend!


  • Connor Norby (Waynesboro 2019), East Carolina: He continued his torrid hitting by going 4-5, with two runs, four RBIs, double, home run, and two stolen bases. Guess who’s going to be drafted in a couple months?
  • Bryson Worrell (Waynesboro 2019), East Carolina: 2-3, two runs, RBI, walk, triple, home run, stolen base
  • Kyle Battle (Charlottesville 2017), Old Dominion: 3-5, three runs, two RBIs, walk, double
  • Josh Simon (Charlottesville 2019), VCU: 2-4, three runs, three RBIs, walk, two home runs
  • Dylan Burns (Waynesboro 2016), South Florida: Seven innings, four hits, three runs, two earned runs, one walk, ten K’s, loss game score of 68


  • Andrew Eyster (New Market 2018), South Carolina: 3-5, three runs, four RBIs, two home runs
  • Anthony Simonelli (Winchester 2018), Virginia Tech: 7 2/3 innings, three hits, two earned runs, three walks, eight strikeouts, game score of 70


  • Thomas Francisco (Charlottesville 2019), East Carolina: 3-5, two runs, three RBIs, two home runs
  • Joey Bellini (Waynesboro 2017-18), Cincinnati: 3-6, two runs, two RBIs
  • Tanner Thomas (Waynesboro 2018), Virginia Tech: 1-1, four runs, two RBIs, double, three walks
  • Kevin Madden (Charlottesville 2019), Virginia Tech: 3-3, two runs, three RBIs, HBP
  • Kyle Battle again: 2-4, three runs, RBI, home run, walk, stolen base
  • Hayden Leatherwood (Staunton 2018), Ole Miss: 3-3, two RBIs
  • Cristian De Guzman (New Market 2018), Alabama State: 1-3, four runs, two RBIs, walk, HBP (ASU win this one 32-6!)
  • Bennett Hostetler (Covington 2018), North Dakota State: 2-3, two runs, three RBIs, double, home run
  • Christian Del Castillo (Covington 2018), Miami: 3-3, run, three RBIs, double