Chris Beasley won't be suiting up in the purple and gold next spring. The speedy outfielder instead will return to where his high school baseball career began.
His future was destined for Alabama State. So it seemed.
For the longest time, he figured Montgomery would be his home away from home — until now.
His appearances for Columbia came few and far between this season. Lack of high school exposure may doom certain players, but not Tyson Ellis.
He could only watch from the visitor’s dugout as the season slipped away.
Two more baseball players from the Columbia High class of 2016 have announced their commitments to play in Thomasville, Georgia at Thomas University.