PANAMA CITY, Fla.- This week’s Scholar Athlete of the Week sponsored by Perry & Young is Bozeman’s Chad McCann.
He has been watching major leauge baseball since he was young and dreams of playing in the majors one day.
For now though he is an outstanding leader on and off the field for Bozeman’s baseball team.
“He’s a kid that can play multiple positions he’s a catcher also quarter infielder he’s pitched for us in the past he’s been our three whole hitter this year,” said Bozeman Baseball Head Coach Jefferey Patton.
After high school he will play baseball for Huntingdon College where he wants to pursue a degree in Sports Medicene.
‘Growing up I ended up having an incident where I ended up getting injured and I went to Andrew’s institute for awhile so I kinda fell in love with that profession,” said McCann.
When he’s not in the classroom, on the field, or fufliing his duties as the President of the National Honor Society, he like to bowl.
He said he averages a 200 and is open to letting his teammates come out and compete at the bowling alley.