Former Bobcat Anderson Chosen to Frontier League All-Star Game
SAUGET, Ill. - Former Georgia College & State University All-American Brandon Anderson (2006-07) was chosen to play in the Frontier League All-Star Game, the organization announced.
An outfielder for the Kalamazoo Kings, Anderson was chosen to the East Team, as chosen by team officials and the local media.
Anderson leads his team in four offensive categories, including batting average (.325), runs (36), triples (2) and stolen bases (23), with his stolen base total ranking second in the league.
The 17th Annual Frontier League All-Star Game will be held at Road Ranger Stadium in Loves Park, Ill. Wednesday, July 15 at 7:05 p.m. Bobcat fans can look for Anderson on the live broadcast available at Comcast SportsNet.
Anderson is one of seven members of the 29-16 East Division-leading Kings chosen to the All-Star Team.
While at Georgia College, Anderson was a 2006 ABCA All-American and an All-Peach Belt Conference (PBC) selection. In 2007, he was a Daktronics All-Region winner.
Anderson was on both the 2006 and 2007 PBC Conference Champion teams, the first two in school history. While at Georgia College, Anderson had 11 home runs, nine triples, a .547 slugging percentage, and a .331 batting average.
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