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These are the collegiate players that make up the Fayetteville SwampDogs.

#7 Marquise Lanier – OF

Marquise Lanier comes to Fayetteville following his third season at Chowan University where Lanier has been a standout outfielder. Lanier started 34 games for the  Hawks this season batting a whopping .368 with 49 runs scored and 11 stolen bases. His spe

#30 Jayson Newman – INF

A Studio City, CA native, Newman elected to stay in the Golden State for college attending Cal State Northridge. Jayson is a 1st baseman with the Matadors, starting 25 games at the position over his first two seasons. Newman prepped at the prestigious T

#2 Alex Hull – INF

Alex appeared in 22 games with Cal State Northridge this season making three starts for the Matadors. Prior to joining Northridge, Hull starred at Tacoma Community College, playing two seasons with the Titans and earning 1st team All-Northwest Athletic Co

#29 Tim Hergert – INF

Baseball has taken Tim Hergert across the country in his young career. the Vancouver, Washington native began his collegiate career at Central Arizona College, before transferring to Missouri Baptist to play out his remaining eligibility. In Missouri, Her

#23 Justin Hawkins – INF

Justin Hawkins is well-versed in Carolina baseball. A native of Prosperity, SC, Hawkins began his collegiate career as an infielder with USC-Sumter but will be transferring to ACC powerhouse Clemson this fall. Hawkins possess great power off his bat and i

#6 Joey Gonzalez – RHP

Joey Gonzalez is a right-handed pitcher who joins the SwampDogs following his sophomore season with the Stetson Hatters. Gonzalez is a native of Miami, Florida where he was a three-year letter winner for coach Angel Herrera at Killian Senior High School

#26 Matt Hargreaves – RHP

Matt Hargreaves joins the SwampDogs for his three weeks of leave from the Air Force Academy this summer. Hargreaves is a member of Squadron 34 at the Academy where he is also a relief pitcher in the Falcons bullpen. Matt had two saves during his freshman

#39 Ricky Heagarty – RHP

After redshirting his sophomore season at Austin Peay, Ricky Heagarty returned to the Governors’ bullpen for the 2017 season throwing 9.2 Innings with 4 strikeouts this season. Heagarty began his college career at Dyersburg State Community College c

#18 Griffin McLarty – RHP

Griffin McLarty comes to Laffeyette following his freshman season at the College of Charleston where McLarty was a relief pitcher. Prior to joining the Cougars, McLarty was an All-State selection at Oldham County High School in Buckner, KY.

#16 Zach Neff – LHP

Zach Neff joins the SwampDogs following his third season with the Austin Peay Governors. Neff’s sophomore season began as a weekend starter before joining the Governor bullpen in March posting a 4.19 ERA as a reliever. Prior to joining Austin Peay,