Hale, Ex-Bucs Star, Signs To Play Baseball At Hiwassee College

Monday, July 21, 2014 - by Special to Chattanoogan.com

Former Boyd-Buchanan baseball standout John Hale has signed with Hiwassee College after spending one year at Dyersburg State.

Hale left the Bucs’ program in 2013 with several all-time records to his credit.

In 2012, he had 43 runs scored and 10 banged out 10 doubles for single-season marks. The year before Hale had 22 walks, 32 singles and 39 stolen bases.

Hale batted .407 as a senior in 2013 and had a career average of .375.

After his senior season, Hale signed with Dyersburg State and was able to return to solid playing form following a football injury suffered in the 2012 campaign.  

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