The Northeast Indiana Baseball Association is proud to announce Parker Smith from DeKalb High School as our 2023 Dick Crumback/NEIBA High School player of the year! Parker plays for Head Coach Collin Bice. Congratulations to Parker and Coach Bice!
Parker will be honored pre-game at the June 13th Fort Wayne TinCaps game and at our NEIBA Hall of Fame induction banquet on June 11th. Reservations to attend the banquet can be made at the following link: https://forms.gle/vibX4BKS2ZZjJPMg9. Tickets can also be purchased at the door.
The DeKalb High School baseball program will also receive a $1,000 donation from the Crumback family and the Fort Wayne Baseball Federation in honor of Dick Crumback.
Previous NEIBA/Crumback HS Player of the Year recipients:
2022 – Dalton Wasson – Heritage High School
2021 – Carter Mathison – Homestead High School
2020 – HS season canceled due to pandemic
2019 – Grant Besser – South Adams High School
Parker’s current regular season statistics are below. The DeKalb team is still playing as they play in the regional this weekend against Homestead.