Penfield’s Ziehl named Prep Baseball Report NYS Player of the Year

Gage Ziehl. (Photo: DENNIS JOYCE)

By PAUL GOTHAM

Penfield’s Gage Ziehl was named Prep Baseball Report New York State Player of the Year as announced by the online scouting service earlier this week

Ziehl, the Section V Class AA Player of the Year, finished 2021 with a record of 5-0 and a save in leading Penfield to its first sectional title since 2012

The University of Miami commit struck out 91 of the 135 batters he faced this season.  He allowed one run on 10 hits and seven walks to finish with an ERA of 0.17. Opposing batters hit .079 against him.  

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Ziehl threw six shutout innings in Penfield’s season-opening win over Churchville-Chili. The 6-foot-1 right-hander capped the season with a one-hitter in the sectional championship game. 

With scouts in 42 states and Canada, PBR has developed the most expansive coverage of high school baseball in North America. 

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