MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: Jackson Ramstead
JANUARY 17, 2022 – EVERETT, WA: Also, back for his second season with the Merchants is Olympic College’s Jackson Ramstead (Everett, WA). The 6-02 left-handed hitting outfielder appeared in 22 games last summer with Everett. As a freshman at Olympic College in 2021 half of his hits were for extra bases.
MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: TEDDY BISHOP
JANUARY 10, 2022 – EVERETT, WA: Returning this summer is senior catcher Teddy Bishop (Bothell, WA) from St. Bonaventure University. One of last season’s team leaders in “quality at bats,” he collected 15 hits in 21 games. He is the third member of the 2022 team with Divison-1 playing experience.
MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: JOE TAYLOR
JANUARY 3, 2022 – EVERETT, WA: Today’s newest player is RHP Joe Taylor. Joe is a 6-02 freshman at Centralia College where he was throwing 88-91. As a senior at West Valley High School (Hemet California), he had 101 strike outs in only 69.2 innings and had four wins.
MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: WILL HERON
DECEMBER 27, 2021 – EVERETT, WA: Joining us this summer from Lewis & Clark College is freshman infielder Will Heron (Carmichael, CA). A big-time power hitter, as a senior at Rio Americano High School he was a 2021 Sacramento Bee All -Metro selection after hitting .475 with 40 RBI, 11 Doubles, 2 triples and 11 Homeruns. His 11 home runs were good enough for third in the state of California.
MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: Eumir Sepulveda
DECEMBER 20, 2021 – EVERETT, WA: Back for a second season with the Merchants is RHP Eumir Sepulveda (aka Soup). Last summer he appeared in 11 games, second most on the staff, including one start. A veteran of six professional seasons, Soup originally signed with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization in 2014 and appeared in 101 professional games posting a 4-12 record.
MEET A MERCHANT MONDAY: Jacob Sesso
DECEMBER 13, 2021 – EVERETT, WA: We are excited to add two-way player Jacob Sesso to the roster for 2022. A redshirt freshman at Everett CC, Jacob plays first base and will also see time on the mound. A stellar defensive player (who drives the ball to all fields), was a first team all-Wesco selection in 2019 at Cascade High School.