Georgia Tech baseball’s fall practice and the White vs. Gold World Series positive steps to growth in 2018
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 will hold its annual White vs. Gold World Series starting this Friday
Before Tech: A two-sport standout athlete at Holy Innocents' Episcopal School ... Lettered for four years in baseball and was a senior captain for head coach DC Aiken ... Also lettered for two years on the basketball team for Terry Kelly ... Rated as high as No. 2 in the state of Georgia and No. 156 nationally among right-handed pitchers by Perfect Game ... Also ranked as high as No. 41 overall in the state of Georgia for the class of 2017 by PG ... A 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game honorable mention all-American ... Named to the 2017 southeast all-region second-team by Perfect Game ... A 2016 Perfect Game underclassmen high honorable mention all-American his junior year ... Named to the Georgia Dugout Preview Magazine Class A Private all-state first team his senior year ... A two-time all-region honoree in 2017 and 2016 ... Was awarded the Holy Innocents' Episcopal School Cy Young Award in 2017 ... Helped to lead his high school team to a 2017 regional championship title his senior year .. Threw two no-hitters over his senior season ... Also combined to record a perfect game with his brother when he was a sophomore in 2015 ... A member of the 6-4-3 Cougars summer league team ... Helped lead 6-4-3 to a record of 68-4 during the 2016 summer baseball season ... Was part of five championships with the 6-4-3 Cougars, winning the 2016 17U PG Super25 National Championship, the 2015 15U Super25, the 2016 18U PG Evoshield Classic, the 2016 17U PG Evoshield Classic and the 2016 17U Perfect Game-East Cobb Invitational ... Was named to a number of all-tournament teams with the Cougars, most notably the 2016 17U Perfect Game-East Cobb Invitational All-Tournament team, the 2016 17U WWBA Qualifier All-Tournament team, the 2016 17UPG Evoshield Classic All-Tournament team, the 2015 16U Perfect Game World Series All-Tournament team and the 2015 16U WWBA National Championship All-Tournament team ... A member of the National Honor Society, the French Honor Society, the History Honor Society and the Math Honor Society ... Was also a member of the Dean's List from 2014-17 ... Served as the FCA President his senior year.
Personal: Full name is Hugh Bryant Chapman ... Born on May 1, 1999 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Joe "Chappy" and Ashley Chapman ... Has an older brother named Joe ... Uncle, Norman Chapman, played golf at Clemson and on the amateur tour ... Cousin, Thomas Young, played basketball at The Citadel ... Enjoys spending time on the lake, playing golf and basketball, hanging out with friends and listening to music ... Chose Tech because it was a dream to come to a school like GT and play in the ACC, the opportunity to get an incredible degree and the proximity to home ... Plans to major in business administration.