- Mitchell Native Havlik Signs with DWU Baseball August 28, 2014
MITCHELL, S.D. – Mitchell High School graduate Brent Havlik has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Dakota Wesleyan University, it was announced Wednesday.
Havlik returns to Mitchell after wrestling for the University of Wyoming, where he attended college after graduating from Mitchell High School in 2012. Havlik was a four-year letter winner for the Kernels in wrestling and football, while playing baseball of the Mitchell High School Spring baseball team for four years and the Post 18 Legion squad for two.
“We are very excited to have Brent join the Tiger baseball family,” first-year DWU baseball coach John Greicar said. “We are eager to see what he can bring to the team with his athletic ability and it’s great to welcome a hometown kid to DWU.”
The 5-9 lefthander will have three years of eligibility remaining and Greicar expects Havlik to contribute as a pitcher and outfielder.
Brent is the son of Bryce and Lisa Havlik and is majoring in accounting at DWU.