Georgia Tech baseball wrapped up its 2017 White vs. Gold World Series with the White Team winning on Friday to take the 2-1 series win
Georgia Tech baseball’s 2017 White vs. Gold World Series is now tied at 1-1
Georgia Tech baseball had a number of Jackets compete this summer in a number of summer league across the nation
Georgia Tech baseball will have a number of guys playing across the nation this summer
Georgia Tech baseball posted a seven-run second to pull away early in the win
2017 (Freshman): Played in seven games off the bench for the Jackets ... Made his collegiate debut in the win over Marshall (Feb. 18) ... Recorded a pinch hit single, his first career base hit, versus the Thundering Herd (Feb. 18) ... Also pinch hit in the win over Youngstown State (Feb. 24), versus No. 2 Clemson (April 2) and against No. 2 Louisville (April 14) ... Came off the bench to get two at bats versus Georgia Southern (May 16) ... Also got an at bat against No. 8 Virginia (May 19).
Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Northridge High School under head coach Jim Wells ... Was a two-time team captain ... A 2016 Perfect Game Southeast Region Honorable Mention selection ... Also a 2015 PG Underclass Honorable Mention All-American as a junior ... Ranked as high as No. 7 at catcher and No. 67 overall by Perfect Game in the state of Alabama for the Class of 2016 ... Named to the Tuscaloosa News Super 9 Baseball Team in both 2015 and 2016 ... A second-team all-state selection at catcher in 2015 ... Named to the Alabama All-Star North Team in 2015 ... Played in the AHSAA North-South Baseball All-Star Game in 2015 ... Led his team to three area championship titles in 2012, 2015 and 2016 ... Was also a member of the Triton Rays fall and summer league team ... Also lettered for two years on the football team ... A member of the National Honor Society, the Spanish Honor Society and the Science Honor Society ... Was also a member of the MU Alpha Theta ... Was named to the Northridge All-Academic Team ... Served as a Northridge Ambassador and was a member of the Jag Pals Mentor Group ... Also served on the student leadership team at the First Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa.
Personal: Full name is Brenton Scott Sanders ... Born on Jan. 29, 1998 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. ... Son of Scott and Heather Sanders ... Has two younger siblings in John and Natalie ... Two uncles, Glenn Little (1954) and Bob Little (1956), are Georgia Tech graduates ... Uncle, Glenn, played football for Tech from 1951-54 ... Another uncle, Hunter Plott, played baseball at the University of Alabama from 1986-90 ... Great-grandfather, Lloyd Wood, was a member of the Cincinnati Reds organization ... Started playing baseball around the age of three ... Chose Tech because it is a top tier engineering school, it has a top tier baseball program and is a perfect fit ... Intends to major in civil engineering.