Former Indian Trail Porter Ridge pitcher Brennan Malone is ranked in the top of all high school baseball players in the class of 2019.
Malone, 6-foot-5 and 210 pounds, is a two-time Perfect Game first team All-American. Last season, Malone was named pitcher of the year in the Southwestern 4A conference. HIs fastball, according to Perfect Game, has reached 96 mph.
Last season, Malone had a 1.36 ERA with 76 strikeouts in 51.1 innings pitched. Malone committed to North Carolina in the fall of 2016.