The following student athletes have signed letters of commitment to attend South Suburban College next fall. These players join an impressive legacy of SSC Bulldogs Baseball. The current student athletes’ graduation rate is 75% and some of whom have gone on to study and compete higher levels including the Major Leagues.
Head Baseball Coach Steve Ruzich has coached eleven All-Americans including 2013 1st team Steve Letz and 2006 1st team (and present assistant coach) Lee Fischer, who was also voted best defensive player in the nation that year. As a player himself, “Coach Ru” was named second team All-American Catcher, All-District Catcher and All-Area Catcher.
SSC has had 305 players have continued on to four-year college programs. 24 of Bulldog baseball players were drafted by major league teams including six players that have reached the big leagues including Rob Mackowiak, Tim Brydak, Ron Mahay and Tony Cingrani. Cingrani is currently pitching for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
These recruits will be on the upcoming Summer/Fall baseball roster.
Justin Janowski (signed 2021)
Justin plays first base for Providence Catholic High School in New Lenox, IL.
Griffin Lamarche (signed 2021)
Griffin is an left-handed pitcher from Lincolnway West High School, in New Lenox, IL.
Ulysses Munoz (signed 2021)
A right-handed pitcher, Ulysses is from Romeoville High School in Romeoville, IL.
Michael Gloia (signed 2021)
An infielder, Michael is from De LaSalle High School in Chicago, IL.
Seungjun Song (signed 2021)
A catcher, Seungjun is from Richmond Collegiate in Winnepeg, Canada.
Bradley White (signed 2021)
A right handed pitcher, White is from Andrean High School in Merrillville, Indiana.
Jarrett Kenyon (signed 2021)
An Infielder, Jarret is from Coronado High School in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Cameron Seeman (signed 2021)
A Left Handed Pitcher, Cameron is from Joliet West High School in Joliet, Illinois.
Dalton Alford (signed 2021)
A Right Handed Pitcher and Infielder, Dalton is from Calhoun High School in Port Lavaca, Texas.
Brandon Norred (signed 2021)
A Right Handed Pitcher and Outfielder, Brandon is from ST. Rita High School in Chicago, Illinois.
Brett Huiner (signed 2021)
A Left Handed Pitcher, Brett is from Batavia High School in Batavia, Illinois.
Michael Pawyza (signed 2021)
An Infielder, Michael is from Lockport High School in Lockport, Illinois.
James Burke (signed 2021)
A Right Handed Pitcher, James is from Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Illinois.
Mariano Gomez (signed 2021)
A Left Handed Pitcher, Mariano is from Instituto Episcopal High School in Honduras.
Harrison Dubois (signed 2021)
A Right Handed Pitcher, Harrison is from Lincoln Way Central High School in New Lenox, Illinois.