Recent Walsh Jesuit graduate Chris Dowdell has made a commitment to continue his baseball and academic career at Marietta College, according to Warriors coach Chris Kaczmar.
Dowdell played first base and second base for the Warriors. He batted .438 with two home runs, eight doubles and 18 RBI this past season. He also had an on-base percentage of .532.
Dowdell was a member of the 2006 Walsh Jesuit baseball team that won the Division II state championship, had a 31-2 record and was ranked No. 6 in the final USA Today poll.