Fisher signs with Morton College

 Unity High School senior Jon Fisher signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Morton College last Wednesday.
“I chose Morton because it checked all the boxes,” Fisher said. “I loved the young coaches and the direction the program is heading. Academically I feel compatible there.”
Fisher will be majoring in business at Morton.
“It’s only two hours from home, so my family can watch me pitch, and financially they offered me a deal that I couldn’t turn down,” he said.
Fisher hopes to be Morton’s main left-handed starting pitcher in 2019.
“I am planning on working hard to improve my velocity,” Fisher said.
Fisher was selected to receive Honorable Mention for the News-Gazette’s All-Area Team last July.
Fisher played as both a first baseman and pitcher his junior year. As a hitter, Fisher batted .338 with 13 RBIs. The lefty batter notched 22 hits during 65 at bats and tallied 10 runs. In 34 innings of work, the left-hander had a 2-4 record with a team-best 2.06 earned run average. Fisher allowed 23 hits and 10 earned runs while striking out 34 opposing batters.
In addition to his All-Area accolades, Fisher also received recognition on the final All-Okaw Valley Conference team as an Honorable Mention.

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Chairez wrote on March 05, 2018 at 4:03 am

Fisher is my favourite team and it is my dream  that i will got selected in fisher team. I know that i have to trained very hard and edubirdie prices for this train will be so high. But i will do my best so that i will selected for this team. And i will do best for the fisher.

Alice08 wrote on April 24, 2018 at 8:04 am

There is minoriety in between agreement sign occures with other colleges these Types of Engineering and lots off college need that kind of agreements, ithink few people aware of that things so that i want to spreed this news.