Dave Morrrison


Midland Trail’s Cy Persinger has committed to West Virginia Wesleyan’s baseball program, the Patriots senior announced Sunday night.

“It is an honor and a blessing to be able to say that I will be continuing my education, and my athletic carer at West Virginia Wesleyan College,” Persinger said in his announcement on Twitter.

Persinger, also a member of Trail’s football team, like other athletes was not able t play last spring due to the Coronoavirus,

As a sophomore in 2019 Persinger hit .438 with one home run, nine doubles and 32 RBI with an on0base percentage of .514.

He also was a reliable pitcher for the Patriots hurling 43 innings with 65 strikeouts.

Wesleyan is located in Buckhannon.