Head coach: Robert Wiley, second season
2017 record: 2-19 (1-19 4A Sunrise/11th)
Returning lettermen (starters): Six (five)
Top players: SS/P Trevor Berkemeyer (Sr.), IF/P/C Luis Osorio-Avila (Sr.), P/2B Aiden Moriarty (Jr.), Gavin Rhynes (Jr.)
Outlook: Berkemeyer hit .426 on his way to second-team All-Sunrise League honors last year. Rhynes (.367 average) also provides a spark to the Pioneers’ lineup.
In all, the team returns five starters.
“We are a young team that will be looking to build off of last season,” Wiley said. “I expect our team to learn how to compete throughout the season and continue to develop as student-athletes.”