Former NIACC player Ball named Prospect League all-star

Former NIACC standout Bryce Ball was a member of the Collegiate Wood Bat Prospect League all-star team as a member of the Lafayette Aviators.
Former NIACC standout Bryce Ball was a member of the Collegiate Wood Bat Prospect League all-star team as a member of the Lafayette Aviators.

ELKVILLE, Ill. - Former NIACC baseball player Bryce Ball was selected to the Collegiate Wood Bat Prospect League all-star team.

Ball, who played for the Trojans in 2017-18, was a member of the Lafayette Aviators this past summer. Ball was selected to the West Division as a first baseman.

For Lafayette, Ball hit .268 (59 of 220) with 10 doubles, nine home runs (tied for 5th in league), 47 RBIs (fifth in league) and 44 walks (2nd in league).

Ball, who has signed a national letter of intent to Dallas Baptist University, hit .294 with 14 home runs, 11 doubles and 44 RBIs during his sophomore season for the Trojans in 2018.

Ball ranks fourth on the school's career doubles list (33), fifth on career home run list (21) and seventh on all-time hit list (135).