Hononegah's Statler drafted by Cardinals in 14th round

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ROCKTON, Ill. (WIFR) -- Hononegah senior pitcher Tyler Statler heard his name called in the 14th round of the MLB Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday morning.

Statler was named NIC-10 MVP this past season and led the Indians to a conference championship.

The Southeast Missouri State commit was the 425th overall selection.

Statler was also recently named to the Perfect Game 2019 National Indoor Showcase Top Prospect Team.