Hannibal, Mo. – The Hannibal-LaGrange Baseball team is pleased to receive a commitment from Jacob Bone from Farmington High School. He is the son of Peggy and Time Bone, of Farmington, Missouri. Bone is a 5'11" right handed pitcher, but has the ability to play in the field as well.
Bone made the most out of his opportunities this past season striking out 15 in only 12 2/3 innings. He was also able to pick up 2 save in the limited work. At the plate, he hit 0.393 with four doubles and a triple giving the Trojans options for multiple postitions.
Bone plans on majoring in Sports Management at HLGU starting in August.
"Jacob Bone will be a great all around addition to our baseball team. He has a very live arm and strong potential as a fielder. We are thrilled that he will be joining us and look forward to seeing him represent our program as a Trojan baseball player," added HLGU Head Coach Ben Strother.