Jackson's Cade Mottice says he will play college baseball at Malone, while Lake's Joe McBride is heading to Walsh for baseball. Lake's Josh Hutcherson also announces that he will play basketbal at Westminster.

Jackson's Cade Mottice and Lake's Joe McBride will continue their baseball careers close to home next season.

Mottice recently announced that he will play at Malone University in 2018. McBride says he is heading to Walsh, which will join Malone in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference next year.

Mottice is one of the top hitters for the Polar Bears, who are ranked No. 1 in the Division I state coaches poll. McBride pitches for the Blue Streaks.

 

Hutcherson heading to Westminster

Lake's Josh Hutcherson has announced that he will continue his basketball career at Westminster College this fall.

Hutcherson was a top post player on the Blue Streaks' Division I district championship team this past season.