OAKLAND BASEBALL ADDS 10 FOR 2017 RECRUITING CLASS
Aug. 4, 2017



ROCHESTER, Mich. -
Oakland co-head baseball coaches Colin Kaline and Jacke Healey announced the 2017 recruiting class during the spring signing period. The Golden Grizzlies added 10 players to the roster from Michigan, Ohio, Illinois and Dubai.


Oakland Baseball 2017 Recruiting Class

Name

Position

Hometown

High School/Previous School

Matt Boutin

RHP/INF

Macomb, Mich.

Dakota

Mario Camilletti

INF

Sterling Heights, Mich.

Sterling Heights Stevenson

Beau Keathley

INF/RHP

Taylor, Mich.

Taylor Truman

Ronnie Krsolovic

INF/RHP

Concord Township, Ohio

Harford Community College

Max Lebrato

RHP

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Fenton/Mott Community College

Branden Posky

RHP/OF

Livonia, Mich.

Livonia Stevenson

Cam Post

C

New Lenox, Ill.

Lincoln Way Central

Jacob Raymond

INF/RHP

Shelby Township, Mich.

Utica Eisenhower

Dan Rutan

LHP/INF/OF

Grove City, Ohio

Grove City

Austin Tangney

UTIL

Goodrich, Mich.

Goodrich//Mott Community College



Matt Boutin
Macomb, Mich.
Dakota • Panthers Select Baseball
6-3 • RHP/INF

Highlights
• Played four years at Dakota under head coach Matt Carley
• Participated in the 2017 Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star game
• Played two years of football under head coach Fontaine Plouffe
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Mario Camilletti
Sterling Heights, Mich.
Sterling Heights Stevenson • South Oakland A's
5-9 • INF

Highlights
• Named all-district in 2016
• Three-year letter winner at Stevenson HS, playing two years as team captain
• Hit a walk-off double in his team's district championship in 2015
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Beau Keathley
Taylor, Mich.
Taylor Truman • Detroit Caesars Travel Baseball
6-0 • INF/RHP

Highlights
• Threw 17 strikeouts in a single game in high school
• Served as student council president
• Played four years of basketball serving one year as captain
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Ronnie Krsolovic
Concord Township, Ohio
Harford Community College
6-3 • INF/RHP

Highlights
• Part of the Harford CC team that went to the NJCAA DI World Series
• Hit .278 with seven doubles and 14 RBIs in 2017
• Pitched 10.2 innings, giving up no earned runs and striking out four batters in 2017
• Committed just one error in 72 games played at third base in his career
• 2016 NJCAA Regional All-Academic Team
• Maryland JuCo All-Academic Team
• NJCAA Exemplary Academic Achievement Award
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Max Lebrato
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Mott Community College
6-5 • RHP

Highlights
• Three-year letterwinner at ASD high School for head coach Sam Ruiz
• Earned one letter at Fenton High School for head coach Chad Logan
• Led ASD high school to conference championship (2013 & 2104)
• Toss no-hitter against Delta CC while at Mott CC
• Honor Roll selection at Mott CC
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Branden Posky
Livonia, Mich.
Livonia Stevenson • Detroit Caesars Travel Baseball
6-1 • RHP/OF

Highlights
• All-District selection (2016, 2017)
• All-Region selection (2016, 2017)
• 2017 Rawlings Perfect Game honorable mention
• Participated in the 2017 Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star game
• Threw a no-hitter in the 2016 MHSAA District Playoffs
• Set Livonia Stevenson single season ERA record in 2016 with 0.63
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Cam Post

New Lenox, Ill.
Lincoln Way Central • Illinois Sports Baseball and Cangelosi Baseball travel organizations
6-2 • C

Highlights
• Named all-area in 2015 and 2016
• Named Herald News Baseball All-Conference Team in 2016
• No. 3 rated catcher in Indiana by Prep Baseball Report
• Honor Roll student
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Jacob Raymond

Shelby Township, Mich.
Utica Eisenhower • Detroit Caesars Travel Baseball
6-0 • INF/RHP

Highlights
• All-State first team selection and All-State Dream Team member in 2017
• All-State second team selection in 2016
• Participated in the 2017 Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star game
• All-conference, district and regional selection in 2016
• Utica Eisenhower's all-time leader in hits and set school record for hits in a single season
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Dan Rutan

Grove City, Ohio
Grove City • Triple Crown Royals, Ohio Dawgs and Grove City Vipers travel organizations
6-1 • LHP/INF/OF

Highlights
• All-OCC Honorable Mention in 2015
• All-OCC Second Team in 2016
• Holds the Grove City HS record for most strikeouts in a single game (19)
• Honor Roll student
• Secretary of National Honor Society
• Placed first at the 2017 DECA District Competition 
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Austin Tangney

Goodrich, Mich.
Mott Community College
6-1 • UTIL

Highlights
• First Team All-Conference as a senior, First Team All-District as a junior, Second Team All-Conference as a sophomore
• Selected to Flint vs Saginaw East/West Game as a sophomore
• Hit. 480 through 80 at bats as a sophomore
• Hit two singles, double and grand slam home run in Florida spring training game
• Two-year Dean's List at Mott CC
• National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic Second Team selection

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