Press Release


Monday, June 11, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-The Hannibal-LaGrange College baseball program recently signed Roy Whitehead of Elsberry, MO, for the 2007-2008 season. Whitehead is a 2007 graduate of Elsberry R-2 High School in Elsberry, MO.

Whitehead participated in varsity baseball all four years of high school. He received the ERA (Earned Run Average) Award in 2005, and in 2007 he was the RBI (Runs Batted In) Leader, MVP (Most Valuable Player), and Batting Average Leader. Whitehead was also First Team All-District  in 2005 and 2007, and First Team All-Conference in 2007.

Whitehead plans on majoring in physical education at HLG.

Whitehead is the son of James Whitehead and Mary Whitehead.

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

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations