When the 2015 season began, Chase graduate Tyler White was assigned to the Houston Astros’ Double-A affiliate, the Corpus Christi Hooks.
Two athletes will represent Rutherford County during the North Carolina East-West All-Star games this week.
When the chance came to play for his favorite college team, Chase catcher Hunter Henson did not want to wait. That’s why the rising senior recently accepted a preferred walk-on position to play baseball for Clemson University and he will officially sign with the Tigers this fall. Henson chose Clemson over East Carolina, Western Carolina, and Mars Hill.
Chase graduate Tyler White, seen here during a contest with the Houston Astros’ Double-A team, the Corpus Christi Hooks, earlier this season, was promoted to the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies last week.
The 2015 high school baseball season was certainly an eventful one. East Rutherford again led the pack in terms of Rutherford County teams, while Chase, R-S Central and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy all made state playoff appearances as well.
Tyler White, a graduate of Chase High School and Western Carolina University who currently plays for the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks, won the Texas League Home Run Derby on Tuesday night.
The 2015 high school softball season gave us another exciting campaign, with R-S Central reaching the third round of the 2A state playoffs and East Rutherford and Chase also qualifying for postseason play. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy didn’t qualify for the 1A state playoffs, but did boast some talented young players.
Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, recently announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2014-15 academic year, following the conclusion of the spring sports season.
The 2015 high school girls soccer season was a historic one, as R-S Central, East Rutherford, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy and Chase all made strides in one way or another.