NCAA DI OF who can pitch in relief. Leader-type who hits for average.
Name: Ben Palensky
Height: 6'0" cm
Weight: 195 lbskg
DOB: August 25, 1996
Date Available: October 20, 2019
Positions: RF, CF, LF
Positions (alt): 3B, RP
College: University of Nebraska Omaha
I’ve played baseball for 13 years and finished my career at the division 1 level and played in the NCAA tournament. Throughout my whole career, I have been a lead player/leader. In high school, I lettered twice on the varsity and received an honorable mention for all-state award two times. I also received an all star vote and all county team twice.
At junior college, I was an everyday player in right field and led my team in homeruns and rbi’s. I received a National Juco player of the week award during the super regional and played in the junior college world series. Two years at the University of Nebraska Omaha, I was for the most part an everyday starter. My second year, I was near the top on the team in extra base hits, slugging, and on base percentage.
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I bring a strong bat and glove with the ability to pitch in relief.
Abilities summary: throw 90+ from outfield, mid 80’s off the mound, power to all fields
Overseas goals: Extend my career a little longer before hanging them up, Experience new cultures and meet new people
- Summit League All-Tournament (2019)
- Summit League Academic Honor Roll (2017-18)
- Helped his team to the NJCAA World Series (2017)
- Named NJCAA Player of the Week (2017)
- Academic All-American (2017)
Ben is one of the best character guys we’ve had. He has two older brothers that both played here as well, incredible family. He will be a valuable member to any club lucky enough to have him.
Playing Preferences Australia (Winter)
Living preferences: Living on my own, Living with teammates with my own private bedroom
Return home: I can stay as long as it takes to complete a season
Prior engagements: Possible wedding during the month of either January or February
Recent injuries/illnesses: no
Traveling with a companion: No