Athlete Spotlight – Juenger, Boente make college decisions


Strong pitching, and a little timely offense, carried the O’Fallon Township High School Panthers as far as the IHSA Sectional Semi-Finals this past Spring.

The pitching was so solid, in fact, that it caught the eyes of many coaches on the college level. So far, three of OTHS’ top pitchers have earned athletic scholarships to continue to hone their craft.

A couple of weeks after Brayden Arnold announced his commitment to pitch at Maryville University, two more Panthers have announced where they’ll be moving on to after next season.

Hayden Juenger, one of O’Fallon’s steadiest starters during the 2017 campaign, announced via his Twitter account that he has committed to become a Missouri State Bear, joining the commitment of teammate Josh Gibson, although Juenger will be a seasoned veteran by the time Gibson graduates and moves to Springfield.

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