College of the Ozarks’ Bobcats are pleased to announce the signing of Michael White, a left-handed pitcher from Van Buren, Mo., for the 2019-2020 season.
White played for Van Buren High School this fall and racked up 36 strikeouts in 21 innings while maintaining an ERA of under 2.00. He also posted a .500 average at the plate for the Bulldogs.
Prior to attending Van Buren, White played at Poplar Bluff High School, where he tallied 31 strikeouts in 24 innings and held a 3.10 ERA as a junior.
Michael plans to major in exercise science and eventually attend school to become a physical therapist. His hobbies include fishing, hunting, hanging out with his family, and playing as much baseball possible.
Back row: Bobcats Head Coach Neale Richardson, Van Buren Assistant Coach Bryan Hawkins and Head Coach J. C. Hoagland and Bobcat Asst. Coach Justin McMillin
Front Row: Mary White (mom), Michael, and Eric White (dad)