Little Falls, New York – The Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs are pleased to announce that they have signed right-handed pitcher Shawn Kanwisher from Manhattan College.

Kanwisher, from Washington Township, New Jersey is a 6-1, 185 lb sophomore at Manhattan College. In his freshman year he led the Jaspers in appearances with with 20 where he was used mostly as a dominate arm out of the bullpen.

Kanwisher attended St. Joseph’s Regional before joining the Jaspers. At St. Joseph’s Regional, Kanwisher was named All-Big North, 2nd team All-Bergen County and was a high school teammate of 2013 1st round major league baseball (MLB) draft pick Rob Kaminsky selected by the St. Louis Cardinals.

The Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs look forward to having him join our rotation in 2015!