2016 Preseason Poll – Greenville Ranked 2nd

Feb 5th, 2016

Last month (Jan 19), the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association (MHSBCA) released their preseason ranking for 2016, and just like last year’s poll Valle Catholic and Greenville sit atop the list. 1. Valle Catholic 2. Greenville 3. New Bloomfield 4. West Platte 5. Bernie 6. Scotland County 7. Westran 8. Crocker 9. Linn 10. Galena The stage for a sectional rematch between Greenville Bears and Valle…

The Perfect Season

Oct 10th, 2015

Over the summer, no one predicted what happened on Thursday as the Greenville Bears capped their season with a final win and completed the undefeated season at 22-0. Before the season began the Bears lost one of their top pitchers and their schedule was filled with solid competition: some teams state-ranked; some teams two-classes higher; and some teams big rivals. But on Thursday afternoon as Trey McDaniel struck…

McDaniel’s near-Perfect Game Stuns Clearwater

Oct 2nd, 2015

The Bears took the field for the final regular season and final home game tonight. The Bears’ opponent? Cross-county rival Clearwater Tigers. The Bears had a lot on the line sitting 19-0 with one final game before the post-season conference tournament. The Bears’ ace Trey McDaniel took the mound in the first; 10 pitches and 3 K’s later the Bears were heading in to grab their bats….

Becker Strikes Out 15. Bears Win 19th Straight.

Sep 28th, 2015

The weather somewhat cooperated with the Greenville Bears on Monday. It was a constant drizzle for 20 minutes before the game through the end of the first inning. Ben Becker took the mound for the Bears and rang up a career-high 15 strikeouts against the Lesterville Wildcats. In the bottom of the first inning, the Bears took a 5-0 lead which was all they needed,…

Greenville Wins Weekend Tourney. Still Undefeated.

Sep 27th, 2015

The Greenville Bears traveled to western Missouri to defend last year’s title at the Seymour Fall Invitational. The Bears faced off against the host-team of Seymour Tigers and won the game in 6 innings 14-4 with Grant Miller and Cody Jackson on the mound. In the second game Friday evening, the Bears faced the Crane Pirates and held off a late inning surge to win…

Updated: Bears Baseball Still Undefeated (13-0)

Sep 18th, 2015

UPDATE 9/21: Bears are now up to 13-0 with Monday victory over Twin Rivers. For the past two years and continuing this fall, Bears pitching staff has been outstanding. In the first 11 games, the Bears have played 69 innings and only trailed their opponents for six innings. Four of the Bears victories have been by shutout with Trey McDaniel (on 8/28 vs Doniphan and 9/3 vs…

Bears Continue To Dominate Their Opponents with 9-0 Record

Apr 12th, 2015

At the halfway point of April, the weather has kept the Bears off the field four games, but each of the other games have seen Bear victories. Remarkable pitching and strong bats continue to keep the Bears in the unbeaten column.  Two Bear pitchers, sophomore Trey McDaniel and junior Blakeney Kearbey, had their fastball clocked at 86 MPH this weekend by a PBR scout during…

Greenville Wins Season Opener Double Header

Mar 22nd, 2015

With Trey McDaniel taking the mound in game 1 against Mt View – Liberty, the state-ranked #4 Greenville Bears were in good hands in their season opener. McDaniel pitched a no-hitter striking out 14 batters and giving up 2 walks to take game 1 with a score of 4-0. Grant Miller doubled in 3 of the four runs in the 3rd inning when he came…

Prep Baseball Report – Greenville Bears at #4 Preseason

Mar 10th, 2015

On Saturday, PBR released their spring report on the state-ranked #4 Greenville Bears. From PBR: The Greenville Bears will open as the #4 team in the MHSBCA ranking, led by sophomore RHP Trey McDaniel.  McDaniel, at 5-foot-11 175-pound, has a max fastball velocity of 82 mph, but features nasty swing-and-miss slider.  In 2014, he earned All-State Honorable Mention awards along with senior OF/RHP Devin Duncan. …