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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Sam ArmstrongIF6-0 185 L-R 1995-08-19 Ocala,Florida NCAA2015-2018-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Jacksonville U.  
Jordon AustinOF5-11 195 R-R 1995-03-14 Ocala,Florida A-2013-2015-
2013- 6- 173-BOS
Forest (Ocala,FL)Free Agent  
Lorenzo BagleyOF5-9 225 R-R 1975-12-30 Ocala,Florida A+1996-2000-
1996-16- 459-TOR
North Marion (Citra,FL)Central Florida, Col. Central Florida  
Andrew BartlettIF5-11 185 R-R 1991-08-23 Ocala,Florida NCAA2010-2014-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)High Point U., Florida Institute Technology  
Brendan BellP5-11 175 R-R 2000-03-11 Ocala,Florida Rk2019-2019-
  Col. Central FloridaMinorsPhiladelphia Phillies (Rk)
Jason BellP6-3 210 R-R 1974-09-30 Ocala,Florida AAA1993-2001-
1995- 2-  43-MIN
Boone (Orlando,FL)Oklahoma St  
Beau BentonOF6-3 195 B-R 1979-02-20 Ocala,Florida --
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Col. Central Florida  
Austin BogartOF-P5-8 181 R-L 1997-10-31 Ocala,Florida NCAA2017-2019-   The Villages Charter (The Villages,FL)Stetson U.  
Minor BondP6-4 200 R-R 1976-03-02 Ocala,Florida A-1998-1998-
1998-25- 751-ANA
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Florida  
Tommy BossP6-2 215 R-R 1983-07-22 Ocala,Florida Ind2002-2006-   Dunnellon (Dunnellon,FL)Florida  
Joseph BowenC6-2 190 B-R 1987-09-25 Ocala,Florida AA2006-2011-
2006-12- 352-DET
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)  
Ken BrownSS5-10 165 R-R 1964-04-12 Ocala,Florida A+1987-1988-
Alex CarrascoP6-0 175 - Ocala,Florida NCAA2015-2015-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U.  
William CarrascoP6-0 175 R-R 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2014-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U.  
Tony CaysonOF6-0 185 R-R 1969-08-15 Ocala,Florida A-1987-1989-
1987-28- 709-SEA
Forest (Ocala,FL)  
Joey ColeP6-0 180 R-R 1959-03-25 Ocala,Florida A1977-1979-
1977-18- 453-CHN
Halifax County (South Boston,VA)  
Connor CrileOF5-10 190 L-R 1994-10-03 Ocala,Florida NCAA2014-2018-   North Marion (Citra,FL)Tampa, Col. Central Florida  
Ryan CrileIF5-10 185 L-R 1994-10-03 Ocala,Florida NCAA2014-2017-   North Marion (Citra,FL)Central Florida, Col. Central Florida  
Daunte CulpepperOF6-4 265 R-R 1977-01-28 Ocala,Florida --
1995-26- 730-NYA
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Central Florida  
Frank DeJiulioP6-3 185 R-R 1989-08-22 Ocala,Florida A+2009-2018-
Belleview (Belleview,FL)Daytona St, Florida, TampaFree Agent  
Peter DupreyP6-4 225 R-L 1978-11-26 Ocala,Florida A+1997-2000-
1997-10- 313-SEA
Forest (Ocala,FL)  
Nick Ebert3B6-1 215 R-R 1987-10-16 Ocala,Florida Ind2009-2011-
2009-32- 975-NYA
Belleview (Belleview,FL)South Carolina, Col. Central Florida  
David EdwardsUT6-1 185 R-R 1988-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2007-2010-   Saint Cloud (Saint Cloud,FL)James Madison U., Polk St  
AJ ElkinsIF5-11 170 R-R 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2016-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida, Daytona St  
Ben Ellzey3B6-0 195 R-R 1995-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2014-2017-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Dillon EnnisOF6-0 170 R-R 1992-04-04 Ocala,Florida NCAA2012-2013-   Forest (Ocala,FL)North Florida, Embry-Riddle U.  
Rob EverettC6-0 190 R-R 1982-04-13 Ocala,Florida Rk2000-2000-   Monroe Area (Monroe,GA)  
Travis ExumP5-11 173 R-R 1973-07-03 Ocala,Florida NCAA1995-1995-
Lake Weir (Ocala,FL)Tennessee  
Andrew EysterOF6-3 190 R-R 1999-01-29 Ocala,Florida NCAA2018-2019-
2018-32- 973-CLE
Forest (Ocala,FL)Santa Fe CC, South Carolina  
Jud FabianOF6-1 195 R-L 2000-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2019-2019-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Florida  
Alex FrazierOF6-4 210 R-R 1980-12-21 Ocala,Florida AA2002-2008-
2001-30- 908-ARI
Dunnellon (Dunnellon,FL)Lurleen B. Wallace CC  
Josh GreeneCF5-9 160 L-L 1995-08-25 Ocala,Florida NCAA2014-2017-
Forest (Ocala,FL)High Point U.  
Grant GrodiIF5-10 195 L-R 2000-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2019-2019-   Forest (Ocala,FL)North Florida  
Jay GuynnSS   - Ocala,Florida Ind1999-2000-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Col. Central Florida, Troy U.  
David HamptonOF6-0 190 R-R 1983-06-06 Ocala,Florida NCAA2004-2005-   Lake Weir (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida  
Tommy HaneganSS5-11 170 L-R 1950-10-08 Ocala,Florida --
1968-36- 782-SFN
Mitch HarrisP6-4 215 R-R 1985-11-07 Ocala,Florida MLB2005-20172015-2015
2008-13- 395-SLN
South Point (Belmont,NC)NavyFree Agent  
Randy HodgesOF6-0 185 L-R 1973-01-20 Ocala,Florida A1992-1996-
1995-34- 953-ATL
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Florida St  
Robby JolleyC5-11 170 R-R 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2015-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida  
Darren KellyP6-3 205 R-R 1996-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2016-2019-   Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Alabama St  
Bobby KennedyP6-4 220 L-L 1986-12-26 Ocala,Florida NCAA2007-2010-
Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Elon U., Indian River St  
John LawroskiIF-OF5-10 180 R-R 1990-12-14 Ocala,Florida NCAA2010-2014-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Miami  
Scott LeitzP   - 1981-- Ocala,Florida --
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)  
Brandon Lenoir1B-OF6-1 195 L-L 1980-02-18 Ocala,Florida NCAA2002-2003-   New Hanover (Wilmington,NC)Old Dominion U., Col. Central Florida  
Raff LibuanoOF5-8 170 L-R 1999-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2018-2019-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)North Florida  
Scott LietzP6-3 180 L-L 1981-03-18 Ocala,Florida NCAA2005-2005-     Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida  
Bob LinkP6-2 200 R-R 1962-09-13 Ocala,Florida AAA1985-1990-
1985-27- 686-CLE
Brookwood Prep (Thomasville,GA)Saint Leo U.  
Will Mackenzie1B6-3 205 L-L 1993-04-18 Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2016-   North Marion (Citra,FL)Stetson U., St. Johns River St  
Killian McCrayIF5-10 165 R-R 1999-01-01 Ocala,Florida --   Thomas Richard Robinson (Tampa,FL)Florida Atl U.  
Bruce McDonaldP6-1 180 R-R 1966-06-02 Ocala,Florida Rk1985-1986-
1985-31- 777-NYN
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Kenny McDonaldP5-10 185 R-R 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2016-   Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida  
Shane McGinnis3B6-2 200 R-R 1971-01-21 Ocala,Florida A1992-1993-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida, Col. Central Florida  
Hunter McMullenP6-2 194 R-R 1999-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2018-2019-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida  
Kirby McMullenOF-P5-11 195 R-R 1998-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2017-2019-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida  
Brad MenadierP6-1 195 R-R 1985-07-31 Ocala,Florida Ind2009-2014-   Lake Weir (Ocala,FL)Warner U., Col. Central Florida  
Gary MeriansP6-3 210 R-R 1988-12-27 Ocala,Florida NCAA2011-2011-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida St, Santa Fe CC  
Danny MillerP6-0 203 L-L 1994-08-29 Ocala,Florida --   Forest (Ocala,FL)Stetson U.  
Kyle Miller3B6-1 200 R-R 1986-09-01 Ocala,Florida A2007-2009-
2007-21- 651-HOU
Terry Parker (Jacksonville,FL)Col. Central Florida  
Steven MillerP6-1 225 R-R 1986-03-23 Ocala,Florida Rk2005-2008-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Princeton U.  
Mike MusgraveP6-2 185 R-R 1984-04-10 Ocala,Florida AAA2003-2009-
2002- 7- 217-SFN
Ocala (Ocala,FL)Col. Central Florida  
Reid NicholsOF5-11 172 R-R 1958-08-05 Ocala,Florida MLB1976-19881980-1987
1976-12- 286-BOS
Forest (Ocala,FL)  
Anthony OttrandoIF5-11 195 R-R 1987-05-26 Ocala,Florida NCAA2007-2010-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky U.  
Tyler OwensP5-10 185 R-R 2001-01-09 Ocala,Florida Rk2019-2019-
2019-13- 397-ATL
Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)MinorsAtlanta Braves (Rk)
Ricky PageP5-11 185 B-L 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2016-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida A&M U., Col. Central Florida, Daytona St  
Andrew ParaisoOF-IF5-10 165 R-R 1999-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2018-2019-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Col. the Holy Cross  
Mike ParkerIF6-4 225 L-R 1991-09-06 Ocala,Florida NCAA2011-2011-   University Christian (Jacksonville,FL)Jacksonville U.  
Jerrod PayneP5-10 190 R-R 1977-08-27 Ocala,Florida AAA1999-2002-
2000-10- 298-TOR
Lake Weir (Ocala,FL)North Florida  
Daniel Quartararo3B6-0 195 R-R 1982-08-11 Ocala,Florida Ind2004-2006-   Belleview (Belleview,FL)South Carolina-Aiken, Seminole St  
Taylor RatliffOF6-3 170 L-R 1992-06-25 Ocala,Florida A-2011-2014-
2013-13- 390-ARI
Taylor County (Perry,FL)Jacksonville U., FloridaFree Agent  
Brandon ReitzP6-1 175 R-R 1997-07-08 Ocala,Florida NCAA2017-2019-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Florida St, Tallahassee CC, North Florida  
David Repass1B-P6-7 215 L-L 1972-06-08 Ocala,Florida --
Forest (Ocala,FL)  
Tim RetamozaOF-P5-11 185 R-R 1994-09-17 Ocala,Florida NCAA2015-2018-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)North Florida, Embry-Riddle U.  
Richard RoweSS5-10 160 R-R 1976-10-27 Ocala,Florida NCAA1999-1999-
1994-35- 967-MIN
Lake Weir (Ocala,FL)Troy U.  
Keyvius SampsonP6-0 185 R-R 1991-01-06 Ocala,Florida MLB2009-20192015-2016
2009- 4- 114-SDN
Forest (Ocala,FL)MinorsSan Francisco Giants (AA)
Nate Samson2B6-0 170 R-R 1987-08-19 Ocala,Florida AAA2006-2018-
Forest (Ocala,FL)Free Agent  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Rich SapienzaOF6-0 175 R-R 1967-03-16 Ocala,Florida A+1985-1988-
1985- 9- 214-CIN
Forest (Ocala,FL)  
Scott SchaubIF6-2 200 R-R 1992-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2014-   Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Jacksonville U., Col. Central Florida  
Thomas SpinelliP5-11 240 L-L 1997-09-04 Ocala,Florida NCAA2018-2018-   Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Mississippi, Florida So.Col  
Keith TippettSS6-1 180 B-R 1971-06-02 Ocala,Florida NCAA1992-1992-
Forest (Ocala,FL)Indian River St, Miami  
Brandon ToddP6-2 205 R-R 1985-04-05 Ocala,Florida A2006-2010-
Forest (Ocala,FL)Col. Central Florida, South Carolina  
Nico TorinoIF5-9 172 R-R 1996-06-25 Ocala,Florida NCAA2015-2018-   North Marion (Citra,FL)Stetson U., St. Johns River St  
Hank TruluckIF6-0 190 R-R 1994-10-17 Ocala,Florida NCAA2014-2017-   Forest (Ocala,FL)Florida St  
Dustin TuckP6-0 205 R-R 1994-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2013-2014-   Trinity Catholic (Tallahassee,FL)Marist Col, Pensacola St  
Garrison VandeventerP5-8 185 R-R 1995-- Ocala,Florida NCAA2015-2018-   North Marion (Citra,FL)Florida Gulf Coast U., West Virginia U. Institute Technology  
Bo WilliamsIF6-2 220 R-R 1985-03-14 Ocala,Florida Ind2006-2007-     West Florida, Pensacola St  
Kerman WilliamsP6-0 185 R-R 1966-08-18 Ocala,Florida A+1985-1986-
1985-18- 465-BOS
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)  
Dash Winningham1B6-2 230 L-L 1995-10-11 Ocala,Florida A+2014-2018-
2014- 8- 235-NYN
Trinity Catholic (Ocala,FL)Free Agent  
Chris WoodSS6-1 175 L-R 1978-09-19 Ocala,Florida --
Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Central Florida  
Matt WrightOF6-0 200 R-R 1989-03-22 Ocala,Florida Ind2008-2013-   Vanguard (Ocala,FL)Bethune-Cookman U., Daytona St  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Lake WeirOcala,FLHurricanes
Trinity CatholicOcala,FLCeltics
West PortOcala,FLWolf Pack

College and PRO Teams

College of Central FloridaCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2013College of Central FloridaMid-Florida ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2014College of Central FloridaMid-Florida ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2015College of Central FloridaMid-Florida ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2017College of Central FloridaMid-Florida ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2018College of Central FloridaMid-Florida ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege