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John McMillon

Jasper Bulldog and Texas Tech Red Raider John McMillon is moving on up to the big leagues. Texas Tech University has announced that McMillon has signed on with the Kansas City Royals.

With McMillon on the mound, Tech enjoyed a pair of Big 12 Titles coupled with a pair of trips to the NCAA College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.

According to the Texas Tech Athletic Department, behind the plate McMillon had 20 hits, 9 of which were home runs.

Meanwhile, on the mound he had a fastball that routinely got up over 100 miles-per-hour. In 72 outings he was 12-6 and recorded 8 saves with a 3.41 ERA and he delivered 189 strikeouts over 145.1 innings.

Broadcast journalist & on-air personality - Rayburn Broadcasting Company - KJAS 107.3 FM in Jasper, TX and KFAH 99.1 FM in Pineland, TX