Hoots Sign Returning Pitcher Harvey for 2024 Prospect League Season

Harvey recorded 12 strikeouts in two starts for the Hoots in 2023

O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, proud members of the Prospect League, announced the signing of returning right-handed pitcher Christian Harvey for the 2024 summer season. Harvey comes to O’Fallon as a sophomore from Shawnee Community College in Illinois. 

The 6-foot-0, 155-pound right-handed hurler threw 8 ⅓ innings for the O’Fallon Hoots in 2023, recording 12 strikeouts in his two starts on the mound. Harvey appeared in eight games for the St. Louis Community College Archers in 2022, logging 31 strikeouts in 23 ⅓ innings pitched. In 2021,the sophomore had 10 strikeouts and one save in his eight appearances for the Archers. The St. Louis, Missouri-native attended Mehlville High School, where in his junior year, he recorded 37 strikeouts and a 3.06 ERA across 32 innings pitched, while hitting .301 with 22 hits and 11 RBI at the plate for the Panthers. Harvey has made four appearances for the Hoots this season with nine strikeouts, a 1.20 WHIP, and a 1-1 record to start the summer.

Single game tickets are on sale now at https://ofallonhoots.com/schedule/. More information about the 2024 Prospect League Season and other special events will be available soon. For up-to-the-minute information about the Hoots, visit ofallonhoots.com or follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. 

About the O’Fallon Hoots

The O’Fallon Hoots began play in O’Fallon, Missouri in May 2020 after relocating from Hannibal, Missouri following the 2019 season. The Hoots provide fun and affordable things to do in the O’Fallon and St. Charles County areas.  For tickets, merchandise, or any team information, visit ofallonhoots.com.

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