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Hawks in the Pros

Heartland Community College baseball has seen 15 of its alumni move on the play in the professional ranks, with eight still actively playing with various clubs today.

Current Professional Players

Current Professional Players
Athlete Professional Team/Location Major League Baseball Parent Club/Independent League Affiliation
Eric Aguilera Burlington Bees (Class A Midwest League) - Burlington, IA Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim
Justin Chigbogu Ogden Raptors (Rookie Pioneer League) - Ogden, UT Los Angeles Dodgers
Michael Failoni Lake Erie Crushers - Avon, OH Independent Frontier League
Jerad Gundy Vermont Lake Monsters (Class A Short Season New York-Penn League) - Burlington, VT Oakland Athletics
Daniel Lietz Vancouver Canadians (Class A Short Season Northwest League) - Vancouver, British Columbia Toronto Blue Jays
Chris Razo Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Class A Midwest League) - Appleton, WI Milwaukee Brewers
Nathan Sopena Bristol Pirates (Rookie Appalachian League) - Bristol, VA Pittsburgh Pirates
Jon Weaver Princeton Rays (Rookie Appalachian League) - Princeton, WV Tampa Bay Rays
Mason Snyder Joliet Slammers - Joliet, IL Independent Frontier League
Kendall Radcliffe Arizona League Rangers (Rookie Arizona League) Texas Rangers
Tony Sanchez Joliet Jammers Independent Frontier League
Michael Stalter Southern Illinois Minors Independent Fronteir League
Tyler Wiesemeyer Normal Cornbelters Independent Fronteir League
Zach Williams Winnipeg Goldeyes American Association of Independent Professional Baseball
Brett Maus Windy City Thuderbolts Independent Frontier League

Contact Us

Recruiting Questionnaire

Jimmy Frankos

Head Coach
Phone: 309-268-8418
Email: Jimmy.Frankos@heartland.edu

Matthew James

Assistant Coach
Phone: 309-825-9830
Email: Matthew.James@heartland.edu

Jordan Coons

Recruiting Coordinator 
Phone: 573-301-6434
Email: Jordan.coons@heartland.edu

Chris Razo

Pitching Coach
Phone: 309-370-7643
Email: Chris.razo@heartland.edu

Lucas Cook

Strength & Conditioning Coach
Phone: 309-826-1288
Email: Lucas.Cook@heartland.edu