Former North Central Hurler Drafted by Dodgers

Tuesday night was quite a night for Connor Strain.

The North Central graduate was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 9th round of the MLB Draft.

Strain pitched collegiately at Evansville.

His final season with the Purple Aces included an impressive 2.62 ERA over 14 starts. He racked up 68 strikeouts.

He becomes the first Thunderbird to be drafted in any professional sport.

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