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2001 Kent State UniversitySeason Roster
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John VanBenschoten played for the 2001 Kent State University
ConferenceMid-American ConferenceLevelNCAA Div 1CategoryCollege Baseball
NicknameGolden Flashes
Record16-11Overall Record32-30
BallparkGene Michael Field
ManagerRich Rembielak
CoachesGreg Beals (Assistant Coach), Mike Birkbeck (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
Drafted PlayersJohn VanBenschoten (1-8-PIT) ... David Mattle (9-267-DET) ... Beau Dannemiller (16-484-COL)
Years Available1992-2019

Team History -- 2001 Statistics -- 2001 Roster VR -- Drafted Players

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2001 Kent State University.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2001 baseball season.

2001 Kent State University Roster

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UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jason BinikerP6-0 185 L-L 1978-08-06 22Perrysburg,Ohio NCAA1999-2002-Rossford (Rossford,OH)Kent St    
Chris DetweilerSS5-8 165 L-R 1978-09-17 22Solon,Ohio NCAA1998-2001-Solon (Solon,OH)Kent St, Louisville    
Dirk HayhurstP6-3 190 L-R 1981-03-24 20Canton,Ohio MLB2000-20112008-2009Canton South (Canton,OH)Kent St
2003- 8- 221-SDN
Phil LocascioC-IF5-9 185 L-R 1978-10-03 22Cuyahoga Falls,Ohio NCAA2000-2002-Archbishop Hoban (Akron,OH)Kent St    
Tom Martin1B6-1 197 R-L 1979-09-03 21Chardon,Ohio NCAA1999-2002-Notre Dame Cathedral Latin (Chardon,OH)Kent St    
David MattleOF6-0 200 L-R 1979-12-21 21Barberton,Ohio A+1999-2005-Barberton (Barberton,OH)Kent St
2001- 9- 267-DET
Eric O'BrienOF6-2 185 R-R 1979-09-24 21Cincinnati,Ohio NCAA2000-2003-Summit County Day School (Cincinnati,OH)Kent St
Pat O'BrienC6-0 190 R-R 1981-01-17 20Cincinnati,Ohio A-2000-2008-McNicholas (Cincinnati,OH)Kent St
2003-17- 509-HOU
Dustin SampsonP5-11 185 R-R 1978-12-25 22Wheelersburg,Ohio Ind1998-2002-Wheelersburg (Wheelersburg,OH)Kent St    
John VanBenschotenP6-4 210 R-R 1980-04-14 21San Diego,California MLB1999-20112004-2008Milford (Milford,OH)Kent St
2001- 1-   8-PIT
Chris Welsch2B6-1 190 R-R 1981-04-02 20Cincinnati,Ohio NCAA2000-2003-Archbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)Kent St    
11 Players