Bandys' Hunter Harvey featured by Baseball America

Bandys senior pitcher Hunter Harvey has been featured by Baseball America on its website.

The article talks about Harvey’s baseball future, as well as the lineage of his family playing professional baseball, including his father, Bryan, and brother, Kris.

Hunter, a 6-foot-3, 170-pound pitcher, tallied a 7-0 pitching record this past season with a 1.81 ERA and 106 strikeouts.

He also batted .539 with 41 hits, 24 runs, 21 RBIs and two home runs.
His accolades on the field earned him a spot on the All-Catawba Valley 2A team, as well as player of the year honors.

The Trojans finished their season with a 17-8 record, falling in the second round of the playoffs to Wilkes Central, 12-2.

As a sophomore, Harvey was 6-3 on the mound with a 2.86 ERA and 66 strikeouts in 51.1 innings pitched.

Harvey will take the National stage next Saturday, Aug. 18, when he competes in the 2012 Under Armour All-America Baseball game.

The game will take place at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The game, which starts at 12:30 p.m., will be televised nationally on the Major League Baseball Network.