Kaskaskia College Blue Devils first basemen, Lucas Deimeke of Aviston, has recently signed a letter of intent to continue his baseball career at McKendree University.
Deimeke, a Mater Dei graduate, primarily played first base and was also used as a designated hitter plans for the Blue Devils, will major in Business Administration.
KC Coach Mitch Koester says that Lucas will do great things at McKendree University. "They are getting a quality baseball player and a great kid. He will work hard for them and be a big asset for the baseball program".
McKendree coach Danny Jackson says "We are very excited to have Lucas join the Bearcat baseball family. He's an outstanding young man, and he will fit in with our team perfectly. Lucas has big time power potential. He has the ability to change a game with one swing of the bat! He has a chance to come in and be a big impact bat for us"