Here are your News and Notes for July 17th from around College Baseball.
St. Andrew’s (NC) brings in a High Schooler who didn’t play Varsity Baseball
GROVETOWN, Ga. (WJBF)– A local high school graduate who was told he wasn’t good enough to play varsity baseball is sharing his success story. Addison Carroll graduated from Grovetown High School in May. He had a dream — to play college baseball, and Sunday, that dream came true. But for him, the journey wasn’t easy.
“They hit me, but I got right back up, and now I’m about to go play college baseball,” Carroll said.
Purdue’s Skyler Hunter standing out
Ed Mathey rides high as North Central College coach
Ed Mathey was in his customary good mood, laughing throughout most of our conversation.
Whenever we cross paths, generally at a high school baseball game, the talk somehow circles back to his hometown.