HLGU
Press Release

HLG BASEBALL SIGNS SMITH


Tuesday, May 29, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-The Hannibal-LaGrange College baseball program recently signed Jeremy Smith of Pittsfield, IL, for the 2007-2008 season. Smith went to high school at Pittsfield High School in Pittsfield, IL, and is transferring to HLG from Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, IL.

Smith participated in baseball, basketball, football, and golf while in high school in the Midwest Athletic Conference. He received numerous awards in baseball, including first team all-conference his sophomore through senior years, first team all-state his senior year, he was Jacksonville Player of the Year in 2005, and made the Class A All-Star Team in 2005.

Smith plans on majoring in physical education at HLG.

Smith is the son of Jerry Smith and Susan Kattelman.

HLG is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the America Midwest Conference.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
573-629-3116