Wildcat Alum McCade Brown Drafted by Rockies

Congratulations to McCade Brown, the most recent Normal West Wildcat alum to realize his dream of playing professional baseball.

Brown, a 2018 graduate of Normal West and current Indiana University pitcher, was selected in the 3rd Round (79th overall pick) of the 2021 MLB Draft by the Colorado Rockies.

Check out Randy Reinhardt’s coverage in The Pantagraph and WEEK’s Jim Mattson’s interview with McCade.

Congratulations McCade!  The Wildcat baseball family will be rooting you on!!

Class of 2020 Commitments

On Wednesday, February 12th, three members of the Wildcat baseball team celebrated their commitment to play at the next level.  Congratulations to Evan Wallgren, Will Kafer, and Sean Shook!

Evan and Sean will continue their careers as teammates at Heartland Community College.  Will joins the Titans at Illinois Wesleyan.

Spikeball Tournament

The Wildcat Diamond Club will host a Spikeball Tournament on Saturday, February 29th, at Normal West High School.

Bracket play will begin at 5:00 p.m. for both the Jr. High and High School/Alumni divisions.

Winning teams will walk away with bragging rights and $100 in gift cards to local restaurants.  Second place finishers will earn $50 in restaurant gift cards for their efforts.

Looking to play?……Find a partner and click on this link to the registration form.  Just one form needs to be submitted per team.

Cost is $20 per team.  Those wishing to pay online can click on the button below to submit payment thru Square.  Checks should be made payable to the Wildcat Diamond Club.  Payments (cash/check) can be turned in at the school office at West, PJHS, KJHS, Chiddix or Evans – simply place in an envelope with players’ names and drop off with the office staff.

Food, snacks, and drinks will be available at the concession stand.  All proceeds from the tournament will be used by the Wildcat Diamond Club for projects benefiting the West Baseball Program.

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