Pitcher Underwood Added to Hoots 2024 Roster

The JeffCo commit recorded 48 strikeouts in 46 innings pitched for the CBC Cadets his senior season

O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, proud members of the Prospect League, announced the signing of right-handed pitcher Peter Underwood for the 2024 summer season. Underwood comes to O’Fallon as a true freshman from Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri. 

The 6-foot-0, 180-pound hurler pitched three games last summer for the runner-up Adidas Athletics in the CarShield Collegiate League (CCL), recording six strikeouts in 5 ⅓ innings. Underwood attended Christian Brothers College (CBC) High School in St. Louis, Missouri, where, in his senior season, he logged a 1.11 WHIP, 3.04 ERA, and 48 strikeouts in 46 innings and finished with a 6-3 record for the Cadets. During his junior season, the St. Louis-native recorded one save and 25 strikeouts in 20 ⅔ innings pitched, rounding out the year with a 3.73 ERA. The 2023 graduate has committed to play for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Jefferson College Vikings this upcoming spring season.

Information about the 2024 Prospect League Season 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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