Quincy, IL – The Quincy Gems are excited to announce the signing of David Olejnik.
“I’m excited for the opportunity to play outfield for the Gems this summer, and I can’t wait to take the field on opening day,” says Olejnik. “I’m really looking forward to getting on the baseball field and chasing a Prospect League title.”
Olejnik is a Freshman outfielder from Western IL University. The 6-1 freshman appeared in 3 games with the Leathernecks in the shortened 2020 season. Olejnik played his high school baseball for the St. Louis Patriots, where he earned four varsity letters. He holds the all-time career home run record for the Patriots and tied the single-season home run record. Olejnik was named National Athletic Association of Private Schools-All American and made All-Tournament Team in Perfect Game WWBA 17U Elite Round Robin.
The Gems will begin their season at home on Thursday, May 28th against the Cape Catfish. Tickets can be purchased at QuincyGems.com/tickets or by calling, (217) 214-QGEM (7436).