Waterloo, IA- The Bucks have announced the signing of pitchers Conan Leon and Tyler Foote to the roster. Leon is from Brooklyn, NY and attends Iona College while Foote is from Scarsdale, NY and attends Princeton University.
Leon just finished his junior season at Iona this last year. The righty made 13 relief appearances and pitched a total of 12.1 innings. He had a record of 1-1 and an ERA of 4.38 while striking out seven and walking nine. Leon stands 6’3” and weighs 195 pounds.
Foote completed his freshman season in 2012 and made four appearances, one as a starter. The lefty posted a record of 0-1 and an ERA of 12.19. In 10.1 innings, he struck out six batters while walking 15. He stands 6’0” tall and weighs 175 pounds. As a senior in high school, Foote earned all-state honors and was conference player of the year. He finished that senior season with 42 innings pitched, 66 strikeouts, and an ERA of 1.30.
These two signings bring the Bucks to a full active roster of 26.
The Bucks take on the Beetles tonight with first pitch at 7:05 pm. Remember to check out waterloobucks.com for all your latest Bucks information.