Head coach Mike Ross and assistant coach Rafael Pena, have led the Drovers to a 45-17 record, and there 2nd straight NAIA world series appearance. The Drovers have had a lot of success on both sides of the ball as a team. They finished 2nd in doubles with 165 and 7th in team batting average with a .347 average. The Drovers finished 11th in hits per game with 11 hits per contest. The pitching staff for USAO finished  with a 4th place ranking in earned run averages with 3.29 ERA.

Now to the individual side of the pitching staff: Starting pitcher Jose Hidalgo threw 92 2/3 innings and finished with a 10-1 record and a 2.04 ERA and 96 strikeouts. Francis Ventura threw 83 2/3 innings and finished with a 10-2 record and 92 strikeouts. Starting pitcher Carson Corff pitched 71 2/3 innings and finished with a 8-0 record and a 2.89 ERA. Stephen Wright pitched 61 1/3 innings and finished with a 4.70 ERA. Wright finished with a 5-4 record. Relief pitcher Corey Korenic pitched in 10 games and finished with a 1.69 ERA. Korenic held batters to a .160 average on the season. Relief pitcher Roberto Aldana pitched in 10 games and finished with a 2.25 ERA. Relief pitcher Ruddy Estrella pitched in 13 games and finished with a 2.49 ERA. Estrella held opponents to a .195 batting average. Carlos Pimentel pitched in 18 games and finished with a 3.83 ERA. Pimentel held opponents to a .209 batting average. Trevor Settles pitched in 17 games and finished with a 4.60 ERA. Relief pitcher Rudy Gonzalez, pitched in 10 games and he had a 5.40 ERA. Mason Stasyszen pitched in 7 games and had a 8.44 ERA.

Christian Perez hit .435 on the season, with 10 home runs and 61 RBI’s. Randy Ventura hit .415 on the season and added 10 home runs, finishing with 53 RBI’s. Dillon White hit .405 on the season and lead the team in home runs with 16. White finished with the teams best 82 RBI’s. Frankely Gonzalez hit .352 throughout the season and added 7 home runs. Gonzalez finished with 33 RBI’s. Kenniel Rivera hit .329 with 19 doubles. Rivera finished with 44 RBI’s. Evan Walter hit .328 on the season with 4 home runs. Walter finished with 19 RBI’s. Hayden Sloane hit .327 with 6 home runs that included a walk off against Southwestern Christian University in the Sooner Athletic tournament. Sloane Finished with 27 RBI’s. Henry Rodriguez hit .319 on the season with 14 doubles and 2 triples. Rodriguez finished with 34 RBI’s. Wyatt Hull hit .316 on the year with 4 home runs and 23 doubles. Hull finished with 39 RBI’s. Alexander Cortes hit .294 with 4 home runs and 4 triples. Cortes finished with 41 RBI’s. Greg Barnette hit .236 with 1 home run. Barnette finished with 16 RBI’s.

 

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