#24 Ben Ayris
Coach’s Comments. Ben is a tallented right hander, however, he lacks consistancy. He has the ability to pitch on the weekends. When he pitches to his ability, we are a much improved conference team.
SO, 6-5, 220
Hometown: Leesburg, Florida
Previous School: Leesburg HS
Union Career. 2005...posted a 4-2 record in 13 appearances with a 4.71 ERA...tallied 21 strikouts in 36.1 innings pitched.
Before Union: Ayris prepped at Leesburg HS if Florida where was a three sport star in baseball, basketball, and football. He started and earned the win in the 2003 district championship game for his high school as they defeated East Ridge High School. Ayris missed several games at the beginning of his junior season due to injury. However, after his return, he went 3-3 with a 3.67 ERA. Ayris struck out 41 batters in just 36 innings pitched. He led his team to district titles in 2003 and 2004, and also a regional championship in 2004.