Memorial HS grad Kevin Ahrens belts home run in Dunedin victory
Memorial High School graduate Kevin Ahrens blasted a home run, as Dunedin beat Palm Beach 7-3.
Ahrens went 1-for-4, with his three-run home run in the win.
On the season, Ahrens is batting .253, seven home runs, and 58 RBIs.
Ahrens is a 2007 graduate of Memorial High School and was named a first-team high school all-American left fielder as a senior (2007). He was a first-round draft pick (16th overall) of the Toronto Blue Jays in the 2007 Major League Baseball draft.
He was named the Blue Jays third-best prospect in 2008 and the sixth best in 2009, both by Baseball America. Through 2010, he was a career .239 hitter with 21 home runs and 142 RBIs. Ahrens was born April 26, 1989, in Houston.
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