Program Preview: First FlightMarch 15, 2023
Program Preview: HuntMarch 22, 2023
Today we traveled down to Holly Springs, North Carolina to sit down with Rod Whitesell. Coach Whitesell is the head coach of the Holly Springs High School Hawks. The Hawks are one of the most consistent programs in North Carolina High School baseball year in and year out. Find out more about the 2023 club below.
What’s the outlook on the Golden Hawks? What’s the strength’s of this year club?
I think we will compete in our league, and have a chance to get better as we go. Solid group, just not a lot of experience yet. Pitching and defense will be our strengths, if the bats can come along, we can be a very tough team come May.
What are some key games on this year’s schedule?
Middle Creek, Cary, Apex Friendship, any team in the tough SWAC, top to bottom best league int the state.
Who are some names on the Golden Hawks 2023 roster we should look for?
JR. Cole Bowie, SR, Hayden Henry, Sr Houston Wills, SR Austin Renn, JR. Andrew Waldron Fr Noah Rhodes, FR Anthony Zezza
When thinking about Holly Springs baseball, what’s one word that comes to mind and why?
Compete!!! I feel like we go out and compete every day as a team. We don’t back down from a challenge and are willing to take and answer everyone’s best shot.
Below I’m going to list adjectives, list the player on the 2023 roster who it describes:
Leader: Hayden Henry
Gamer: Drake Della Ratta
Hitterish: Andrew Waldron
Bulldog: Cole Bowie
Selfless: Houston Wills
Competitor: Austin Renn
Stay tuned for another program preview coming up on Wednesday..