Two Bob Jones Baseball Athletes Sign College Scholarships
Two Bob Jones baseball players have signed athletic scholarships for college. Patriots’ third baseman Slate Alford, left, signed with the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Alford is ranked the No. 1 third baseman in Alabama and the fifth overall player by PBR. The 6-3, 215-pound four-year starter has a .327 batting average with 11 homers and 81 RBIs.
Ryan West, right, signed with Coastal Alabama East Community College of Brewton. The 5-8, 115-pound second baseman-shortstop played in 14 games in 2020 with a .375 batting average and scored 12 runs.
Both players were alongside Bob Jones head coach Jared Smith at their signings held at the school.