Ben Ayala to Creighton

(Omaha) -- Elkhorn pitcher Ben Ayala has committed to play baseball at Creighton.

The Class of 2022 right-hander received an offer from the Bluejays on Friday and nearly committed on the spot.

The 6-foot-2 standout tweeted: “I would like to thank all my coaches, family and friends for making this a dream come true. I am proud to be a Bluejay!”