GEORGETOWN, DE – Surge land three of the league’s top prospect in this years Empire League Draft.
Centerfielder Gevon Jackson was selected first overall as one of the top overall players in the league. Gevon was a part of the last two Empire league championships and went on to play for the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League.
Power Hitting first baseman Kevin Putkonen brings a wealth of talent and leadership to the Surge. Kevin was a player manager who selected Gevon Jackson and Mozeika the previous two season championship teams. Kevin went on to play with the New Britain Bees of the Atlantic League.
Eric Mozeika is the hardest throwing pitcher this year topping out at 94mph. He joined bothe Gevon and Kevin the last two seasons as league champions and was one of the most dominant pitchers in the league.
“You can say I’m pleased with my picks” – Pascual Santiago
Article by Empire Media