Whetstone High School: Welcome
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The Braves make it Seven in a row with an amazing 4-3 win over the Briggs Bruins!
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Whetstone Baseball Key Dates 2019
Players and Parents we are currently selling Coupon Books for a baseball fundraiser. Each book cost $25.00, the team will make a $12.50 profit from each Coupon Book sold. If anyone writes a check, make it out to Whetstone Boosters.
The Fundraiser will end January 17th. Each player has been ask to sell either 1 or 2 Coupon Books. If you have any questions contact Coach Broskie.
Reminder- Every player must have a Final Forms account in order to play baseball at Whetstone. We don't like to deal with paper work in February and March. We also have a lot of potential baseball players who still don't have an account. All players were given a Pink Packet that has all the details. Please take care of this soon !!!
Monday January 7th - Winter Conditioning starts. The Baseball team will have conditioning every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 2:45-4:00. If you aren't playing a winter sport, you should plan on attending. Meet in room 141B after school.
Wednesday February 13th- Mandatory OHSAA Parent & Athlete Pre-season Meeting. 6:00 in the Auditorium.
Monday February 18th - Baseball Practice begins, we will start practicing every day. Practice schedules will be handed out once we get closer to this date. These practices will be in the gym, we have to share the gym with Boys/Girls Basketball, Softball, and Boys Volleyball so our times will vary. Practice is Mandatory if you aren’t playing a winter sport.
Friday March 8th- The teams will be posted on the gym door. Varsity, Reserve, and JVB/Freshman.
Wednesday March 13th - Scrimmages start. All three teams will have scrimmages from March 13th to March 22nd.
Saturday March 23rd - The Varsity Baseball team opens the season. Home in a Tri-Double Header, Freshman have a DH on the road.
Friday April 19th –April 28th - Spring Break, all three Whetstone baseball teams will have games over spring break. If you will be out of town, please let Coach Broskie know ASAP.
Friday May 3rd - Prom Friday May 3rd
Big Non-League games for the Whetstone Varsity team in the 2019 season.
Making Columbus City School Baseball History
Seven City Titles in a Row !!!!!!!
2018 City Champs-Beat Briggs 4-3
2017 City Champs-Beat Briggs 2-0 No Hitter
2016 City Champs-Beat Briggs 16-1 Run Rule
2015 City Champs-Beat Briggs 8-6
2014 City Champs-Beat Briggs 4-3
2013 City Champs- Beat Briggs 5-0
2012 City Champs- Beat Briggs 17-7 Run Rule
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If you need directions to a High School that Whetstone plays. You can either click on Locations to the left and that will give directions to most schools that Whetstone plays. Or you can click on the link above and that has directions to every High School in the entire State of Ohio. Good Luck and Thanks for supporting the Braves !
1. Getting picked off a base
2. Not sliding
3. Not knowing how many outs there are
4. Missing a signal or not executing at advancing a runner
5. Throwing to the wrong base
6. Not throwing to the cutoff man from the outfield
7. Not being able to get a sacrifice bunt down
8. Not backing up the play
9. Not calling for a fly ball
10.Taking a called third strike
11. Not getting the sure out
12. Not hustling all the time
13. Not being mentally prepared to play
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The Ten Commandments
1. THOU SHALL OBEY THE COACH.
2. THOU SHALL NOT MISS PRACTICE.
3. THOU SHALL NOT SWING AT A 3-0 COUNT.
4. THOU SHALL STEAL 2ND AND NOT GET CAUGHT.
5. THOU SHALL NOT COMMIT AN ERROR OR THOU SHALL PRACTICE HARDER.
6. THOU SHALL HUSTLE TO ALL BASES ON ALL HITS WHETHER BE THY SHORT GROUNDERS OR DEEP FLYS.
7. THOU SHALL NOT ARGUE WITH THE UMPIRE EVEN THOUGH HE KNOWS NOT WHAT HE DOES.
8. THOU SHALL LAY DOWN A SACRIFICE BUNT IF NEED BE FOR THE GOOD OF THE TEAM.
9. THOU SHALL NOT LET THE opponents REACH HOME PLATE.
10. THOU SHALL RESPECT THY opponent BUT FEAR THEM NOT FOR VICTORY SHALL BE YOURS ON GAME DAY.
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There are three types of players:
Those who make it happen.
Those who watch it happen.
And those who wonder what happen.