January 31, 2017

Ryan Schlosser, sophomore pitcher from South St Paul HS, was drafted by the Atlanta Braves during the Major League Baseball draft held June 9-11, 2017.  Ryan has been assigned to the Atlanta Braves high rookie league team located in Danville, Virginia.  Century Century sends congratulations and best wishes to Ryan and his career!

Ryan is the second Century College player drafted in the past three years, as Jared Dettmann was also drafted by the Braves in 2013. 

Century College is a two-year community and technical college located in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, serving over 21,000 students per year. First accredited in 1974 as Lakewood Community College, Century College is the only Minnesota two-year college participating in the national “Achieving the Dream” initiative as well as awarded “Leader College” status based on student success initiatives and a reduction of the achievement gap. Century College collaborates with the community to turn out graduates who are prepared with the necessary knowledge and skills to be successful in the jobs of the future, providing an annual economic impact to the region of over $300 million. For more information, visit