Coach Hall on Brandon Gold
"Brandon's another talented two two-way guy we've added to the roster. He's a tremendous third baseman and a very good hitter. I also think he will help us in our bullpen."
A four-year baseball letterwinner at Johns Creek High School under head coach Billy Nicholson... Served as team captain in his senior season... Helped team to back to back region championships in 2012 and 2013... Named a Louisville Slugger first-team All-American... Was named Region 4-AAAA Player of the Year... Was recognized as a Braves 400 All-Star... Lists winning the 2013 Connie Mack World Series and being named Tournament MVP as his most memorable athletic accomplishment... Chose Georgia Tech for its proximity to home, its academic and baseball opportunity, and because it was his dream to go to Tech.
Full name is Brandon David Gold... Born Sept. 16, 1994 in Atlanta, Ga... Son of Barry and Kathy Gold... Has an older brother Andrew... Intends to major in business administration.