The Golden Eagles capture their fourth walk-off victory of the year.
Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the Fall 2017 semester.
Junior College: A two-year starter, helping Jones Junior College to a 100-13 record over that span…Recorded a 46-4 record, an MACJC championship, a Region 23 runner-up finish and a No. 1 ranking in the final NJCAA Division II regular season poll his sophomore campaign…Batted .356 with eight home runs and 41 RBI to go along with a .578 slugging percentage en route to first-team All-MACJC honors…Added 43 stolen bases, which led the MACJC…Earned an ABCA/Rawlings NJCAA Division II Gold Glove…Named Defensive Player of the Tournament as he helped the Bobcats capture the NJCAA Division II World Series in Enid, Okla., as a freshman…Captured All-MACJC second-team in 2016.
Prep: Lettered four seasons at West Lauderdale High School for coach Jerry Boatner…Named all-district and all-state…Played in the Mississippi All-Star game.
Personal: Son of Fred and Tina Franklin…Majoring in Liberal Studies.