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Locals in the pros, colleges update
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Demontrez Austin

Josh Reddick (Oakland Athletics) — Reddick was activated from the disabled list Sunday, after a brief rehab stint with Class A Stockton, where he went 1-for-7. In two games with the big club, he is 2-for-9 with a double and one RBI.

JB Wendelken (Birmingham Barons) — The former SEHS right-hander has been promoted to the White Sox’ Double-A affiliate. He has pitched 3 2/3 innings over two games, with five strikeouts and one walk. He has not given up a run.

Alec Arnsdorff (Georgia Highlands College) — Arnsdorff has played in seven games and is 5-for-15 with one run batted in.

Cal Baker (Georgia Southern University) — Baker, a sophomore infielder, is hitting .269 in 14 games, with eight starts. He has one homer and five RBIs.

Austin Denney (Savannah State University) — A senior, Denney (3-2) has an earned run average of 2.32 in nine starts. He has allowed 14 earned runs on 61 hits in 54 1/3 innings while striking out 48. He has issued 12 walks.

Ryan Frederick (GSU) — Frederick has pitched in 14 games, giving up four earned runs in 19 1/3 innings on 12 hits. He has struck out 16 batters. He is 2-0 with a 1.86 earned run average.

Eric Knox (Walters State Community College) — Knox is 6-for-37 in 11 games with two doubles and three RBIs.

Austin Peigh (Darton College) — In seven games, Peigh is 4-for-20 with three RBIs and four stolen bases.

Jacob Teston (East Georgia College) — Teston is 0-for-8 in four games for the Bobcats.

Kyle Ward (Georgia College and State University) — Ward has pitched in 13 games and has allowed 13 earned runs on 22 hits in 13 2/3 innings. He has struck out 12.

Demontrez Austin (South Georgia State College) —Austin was an honorable mention selection to the All-Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association team, a second-team all-Georgia Basketball Coaches Association (GABCA) selection (junior college), and named to the GABCA’s all-academic team. He has signed with Kennesaw State.

Maddie Evans (Reinhardt University) — Evans is hitting .360 with 11 doubles and 29 RBIs for the Lady Eagles in 40 games.

Mallory Ferguson (Georgia Regents University) — Ferguson is hitting .340, with three homers and 17 RBIs. She also has a team-high 10 doubles.

Bri Lewis (Point University) — Lewis has a team-high six home runs and has driven in a team-best 29 runs in 46 games. She is hitting .409 with 11 doubles.

Alexis Mercer (Armstrong State University) — Mercer is hitting .404 with 11 home runs and 32 RBIs, slugging .809 in 35 games.

Shelby Zipperer (University of South Carolina-Beaufort) — Zipperer is hitting .298 with six home runs and 19 RBIs for the Sand Sharks (28-8).

Brent Jenkins (Piedmont College) — A freshman, Jenkins is 8-8 in singles, primarily at No. 4 and No. 5 seed, and 3-0 in doubles.

Track and field
Tyjon Williams (University of South Carolina) — Williams was third in the high jump at the Bill Carson Invitational with a best of 6-8.75 feet.

Kortney Sizemore (SSU) — Sizemore finished second at the Tiger Twilight with a best of 3.05 meters in the pole vault.