Mercer County’s Band of Baseball Brothers

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   On the Mercer County baseball field, rivalries play out...Sibling rivalries.  Any good team usually features good chemistry.   For the Mercer County Golden Eagles, that chemistry comes with a unique twist!  8 players, 4 sets of siblings, all in one baseball family!  Nearly half of the varsity roster is related to each other.   Senior Ashton Klingaman is joined by his freshman brother Jayden Klingaman.  Brad and Jeff Garrett are both pitchers for the Golden Eagles.  Junior Jacob Dellitt competes with and against his younger brother, Jaden.   Connor and Jacob Jenkins also compete for Mercer County.   Each set of siblings brings their own personality and unique relationship, all while creating a family bond across the entire team.