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BREVARD COLLEGE SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, July 1, 2008

BC'S LINN, GALLOWAY EARN ALL-STAR SPOTS FOR SCBL ALL-STAR GAME

Brevard, N.C. – Brevard College baseball standouts Spencer Linn and Shane Galloway each earned a spot on the All-Star Team in the Southern Collegiate Baseball League, headlining a list of a number of summer performances by Brevard College players in 2008.

Linn, who is both pitching and playing in the field for the Asheville Redbirds this summer, made the South Team All-Stars for his work on the mound in the first-half of the short season. The right-hander is 2-1 on the year with an ERA of 2.31 in 23.1 innings pitches in five appearances.
 
Galloway, a teammate of Linn’s on the Asheville Redbirds was also named as an alternate to the South Team All-Stars as a pitcher. The left-handed hurler, who has not received much offensive run support in a number of his outings, is 1-3 in six appearances for the Redbirds, having posted an ERA of 4.25 over 36.0 innings of work.
 
Other Brevard College Tornados in action this summer:
Seth Laughter – RHP
Asheville Redbirds (SCBL)
2-3, 17.0 innings
 
Matt Castro – RHP
Asheville Redbirds (SCBL)
0-0, 7.1 innings of relief work
 
Jason Merill – C/1B
Asheville Redbirds (SCBL)
.161 batting average, six RBI, 13 games played
 
Jackie Corn – C/1B
Asheville Redbirds (SCBL)
.225 batting average, eight runs, seven RBI, 16 games played
 
Brice Warner – OF
Carolina Thunder (SCBL)
.296 batting average, seven runs, eight hits, 13 games played
 
Michael Calhoun – 1B
Carolina Thunder (SCBL)
.143 batting average, five games played
 
Vance Crook – INF/P
Carolina Chaos (SCBL)
.214 batting average, nine games played
0-0, 2 K’s, in one relief appearance