Jeff Shivers inducted into Tuscarawas County Baseball Hall of Fame
October 24, 2016
Jeff Shivers has been a very valued member of the McWane team since 1976. He was hired at Clow Water Systems (McWane Ductile Ohio) as an Outside Sales Representative on February 27, 1976 and later transferred to Clow Valve Company in February 1992. Jeff was recently inducted into the Tuscarawas County Cy Young Baseball Association’s Hall of Fame along with seven other inductees.
Jeff played high school baseball for four years in Newcomerstown from 1971-1974 and was named all-conference his junior and senior seasons. He went on to play first and third base and pitcher for five years with the Newcomerstown Merchants, Tuscarawas County’s Class A baseball team. He was a five time league all-star with a batting average over 400 in each of those five seasons.
(Photo courtesy of Roger Metzger, Times-Reporter Sports Editor and Times Reporter Pat Burk)