Maryland adds ten signees to Class of 2017, including five from Maryland

Ten recruits have signed their national letters of intent to play baseball for the Maryland Terrapins beginning in the 2017-18 season. Here are the recruits who recently put the pen to the paper:


Christopher Alleyne

Position: SS

High School: Chestnut Hill Academy

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Noteworthy: Alleyne was named a high honorable mention on Rawlings and Perfect Game’s 2016 Preseason All-American Team.


Randy Bednar

Position: OF/LHP

High School: Landon

Hometown: Bethesda, Md.

Noteworthy: Prep Baseball Report ranks Bednar as Maryland’s No. 2 player for the Class of 2017.


Grant Burleson

Position: LHP

High School: Parkside High School

Hometown: Salisbury, Md.

Noteworthy: Prep Baseball Report ranks Burleson as Maryland’s No. 4 player for the Class of 2017.


Mark DiLuia

Position: RHP

High School: Marian Catholic

Hometown: Flossmoor, Il.

Noteworthy: DiLuia is ranked No. 11 in Prep Baseball Reports’ Illinois 2017 Class and No. 75 in the Overall Ranks.


Sean Fisher

Position: LHP

High School: Parkside High School

Hometown: Parsonburg, Md.

Noteworthy: Ranked in the top-20 in Prep Baseball Reports’ Maryland 2017 Class.


Tommy Gardiner

Position: SS

High School: Lenape

Hometown: Mount Laurel, NJ

Noteworthy: Gardiner was named a high honorable mention on Rawlings and Perfect Game’s 2016 Preseason All-American Team.


Michael Piniero

Position: 1B

High School: Los Osos

Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Noteworthy: Piniero was named a high honorable mention on Rawlings and Perfect Game’s 2016 Preseason All-American Team.


Richie Schiekofer

Position: OF/LHP

High School: Millburn

Hometown: Millburn, NJ

Noteworthy: Schiekofer was named an honorable mention on Rawlings and Perfect Game’s 2016 Preseason All-American Team.


Justin Vought

Position: C

High School: Wyoming Valley West

Hometown: Wilkes-Barre, PA

Noteworthy: Prep Baseball Report ranks Vought as Pennsylvania’s No. 15 player for the Class of 2017.


Drew Wilden

Position: LHP

High School: West Deptford

Hometown: West Deptford, NJ

Noteworthy: Wilden was named a high honorable mention on Rawlings and Perfect Game’s 2016 Preseason All-American Team.

Stay tuned for more recruiting coverage from MBN. This post will be updated as more information becomes available.

Feature image courtesy of Grant Burleson.