Last week's question: In 2010, Granite City High School grad Jake DePew was drafted in the ninth round of the MLB Amateur Draft by what Major League franchise?
Answer: DePew was drafted in the ninth round by the Tampa Bay Rays. DePew just finished a season with the AA Montgomery Biscuits, hitting .228 with 3 homers and 21 RBIs. He had a .993 fielding percentage and threw out 27 of 31 would-be base stealers.
Congratulations to Dustin Brewer, who answered correctly and wins a $10 gift certificate to Pizza World in Granite City and a free T-shirt via our sponsor, LJW Tax Services in Granite City.
This week's question: In 1987 former Granite City North soccer player Steve Trittschuh was taken in the second round of the Major Indoor Soccer League draft by what team?