Pioneer City ballplayer earns annual Shane Rivenburgh recognition

A talented, hard-working Carbondale Area baseball player has been honored with a prestigious kudo.

Stone Wormuth was recently named the Pioneer City's recipient of the 2019 Shane Rivenburgh Award.

Wormuth is a member of the Carbondale-Lakeland Post 221 American Legion Baseball team.

Stone graduated from Carbondale and will be taking his diamond skills to the next level as a member of the Wilkes University Baseball team.

 

This past season, he capped his career as one of the Lackawanna League D-III top hitters with a .429 average including 24 hits, 19 runs and 11 RBIs.

 

Wormuth also hit for power, belting six doubles, a triple and two homers.

 

Stone completed his varsity career with 68 hits, 36 runs, 29 RBIs including 19 extra base hits.