Shawnee Mission Northwest (Kansas) High School seniors Brandon Gomer and Nathan Reeder verbally committed to the University of Evansville on Saturday. The pair made official visits to UE on Friday, according to this story by Prep Baseball Report Kansas.
Reeder, a 5-foot-10 outfielder who bats and throws left-handed, announced the players’ decision on Twitter Saturday morning.
— Nate Reeder (@natereeder4) September 27, 2014
Reeder batted leadoff for Shawnee Northwest last season, posting an on-base percentage above .500 en route to Class 6A all-state honors.
Gomer is a 6-foot-4, 175-pound pitcher. The right-hander can throw his fastball 86-89 mph, according to Prep Baseball Report.