McLennan's Cheney drafted by Baltimore Orioles

McLennan's Cheney drafted by Baltimore Orioles

McLennan pitcher Wyatt Cheney was selected by the Baltimore Orioles on the second day of the 2022 MLB Draft. Cheney, a right-handed sophomore from Bertram, was chosen in the 10th round with the 287th pick. He appeared in 16 games for the Highlanders in 2022, claiming a 10-3 record on the mound with 122 strikeouts and a 3.20 ERA in 81.2 innings. He was named the NTJCAC Co-Pitcher of the Year, First-Team All-Conference, NJCAA All-Region V and a NJCAA Honorable Mention All-American. He has signed with The University of Texas.