The West Central Missouri All-Star baseball game, hosted by the Leeton Lions Club, is set for June 3 at Crane Stadium.

The North squad will be represented by players from Lexington, Slater, Concordia, Higginsville, Lone Jack, Knob Noster, Sweet Springs, and Santa Fe High Schools, while the South features players from Green Ridge, Adrian, Archie, Holden, Leeton, Pleasant Hill, and Warrensburg.

Eight athletes from Johnson County were selected to play in the contest as was one Central Missouri baseball recruit.

Admission for the exhibition game is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

First pitch is set for 6 p.m.


The North

Coaching: Nate Beissenherz, Concordia; Josh Fisher, Santa Fe; Dustin Darby, Lone Jack

Players: Matthew Gatewood, Concordia; Tanner Sears, Higginsville; Emmitt Parrot, Knob Noster; Caden Mitchell, Knob Noster; Dylan Howell, Lexington; Hunter Ward, Lone Jack; Conner Bergman, Santa Fe; Wyatt Sims, Santa Fe; Caleb Bergman, Santa Fe; Dylan Stockman, Slater; Nick Ortzian, Sweet Springs.

The South

Coaching: William Lynde, Lincoln; David Riley, Holden; Scott Maid, Plesant Hill


Garrett Hester, Adrian; Gage Lemler, Archie; Keegan Lorenz, Green Ridge; Rylie Rokusek, Holden; Jack Sullins, Holden; Dakota Kilgore, Holden; Zac Uptegrove, Leeton; Logan Uptegrove, Leeton; Tayton Dains, Montrose; Garrett Canaan, Pleasant Hill; Andrew Duhamell, Warrensburg.

Sports Editor Randy Speer can be reached by emailing, by calling (660) 747-8123 or on Twitter at @RandySpeer_DSJ.

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