Chad Whitehead

As a junior, he batted .322 with 16 RBIs in 30 games. In high school he was a two-time All State consesus selection and he batted .455 with seven home runs and 40 RBIs to help the Lawrence Warriors win their second consecutive state title. He also went 6-1 with a 1.20 ERA on the mound.

Personal: Maintained a 3.9 cumulative grade point average at Lawrence Academy and graduated fifth in his 50-member senior class … Grandfather, Burgess “Whitey” Whitehead, is a former major leaguer with the Cardinals, Giants and Pirates (was a member of the St. Louis Cardinals “Gashouse Gang” that won the 1934 World Series) … Enrolled in pre-major studies at UNCP.