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Philosophy powers Nitro’s McDonough

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Nitro sophomore Ryan McDonough seems to think he's the best high school baseball player in the state.

Well, not necessarily, but that's his mentality ... no matter where he is when the first pitch is thrown.

"Coach tells me before every game, whether I pitch, bat, play shortstop, left field, bench, it doesn't matter, he asks me who I think is the best pitcher and best hitter in the state, and I say, 'Me.' "

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Nitro’s Dunbar notices difference in bats

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- High school teams nationwide are adjusting to how baseballs react to considerably less energy off bats that are designed to make the game safer.

The BBCOR (batted ball coefficient of restitution) standard bats create less trampoline effect on impact.

Thicker bat walls and smaller sweet spots have potentially taken away the threat of serious injuries, in addition to high power numbers.

Nitro catcher Korey Dunbar, who hit 11 home runs as a junior, said the difference is noticeable.

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Fridley fans 10, tosses no-hitter as Nitro blanks Roane

nitro-nCHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Junior left-hander Caleb Fridley struck out 10 while tossing a complete-game no-hitter to lead Nitro (4-0) to a 7-0 win at Roane County (0-4) in high school baseball action Monday.

Fridley threw 85 pitches and allowed no walks in improving to 1-0.

Ryan McDonough paced the Wildcats with a pair of hits, including a two-run homer, and finished with three RBI.

Evan Eich added two hits, with a double and RBI.

 
Wildcats will lean on youth

nitro-nPrep baseball preview: Wildcats will lean on youth

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Some thought the Nitro High School baseball team reached the State Tournament last year through the use of smoke and mirrors.

This year, Coach Steve Pritchard said, "we're going to try to camouflage with pitching."

Leading the Wildcats will be seniors Korey Dunbar and Ryan McDonough.

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