Wood and Steinke Heading to University of Arkansas-Monticello
Academy alumni's OF Corey Wood and C Travis Steinke have both accepted scholarships to attend the University of Arkansas-Monticello (NCAA DII). UAM competes in the Great American Conference, and last year the Boll Weevils finished 5th in the conference going 17-13 in conference play, while compiling a 32-20 overall record. Steinke and Wood spent the past two years at Praire Baseball Academy in Lethbridge. Both had standout careers at the school and were fixtures in the middle of the lineup. They were instrumental in helping the Dawgs capture back to back CCBC Championships. Prior to going to PBA, Steinke and Wood were teammates on the Prospects Academy for the 2010-2011 year. Steinke was also a member of the inaugural Prospects Academy team in 09-10.