February 9, 2017 - Intercounty Baseball League (ICBL) - Kitchener Panthers
Kitchener, ON - The Kitchener Panthers, proud members of the Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) is please to announce that 2016 Panthers pitcher Noelvis Entenza and catcher F.C. Morejon have been selected for the Cuban National Baseball team during the World Baseball Classic.
Entenza, a 6-2 right-handed pitcher, joined the Panthers last season recording a 4.05 ERA while going 9-4 with 82 strikeouts in 15 apperances. A twleve year veteran of the Cuban National Series, Noelvis best season came in 2013 when he recorded a 2.97 ERA in 10 apperances while striking out 53.
Morejon, a 6-0 catcher from Havana, Cuba, joined the Panthers last season recording a .321 ERA with 27 runs, 9 doubles, 2 homeruns and 25 RBI. Also a twelve year veteran of the Cuban National Series, Morejon recorded a seasons best .304 in 2015 with 15 doubles, 6 homeruns and 41 RBI.
The Cuban National Team takes on Japan for game one of thier tournament on March 7th in Tokyo.