MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Former Georgia College & State University baseball player Brandon Anderson (2006-07), now a member of the Kalamazoo Kings of the independent Frontier League, started in centerfield for the East Team of the league's annual All-Star Game July 15.
Despite going 0-for-4, Anderson scored a run and started in centerfield. Anderson was the go-ahead score in the sixth, coming around on a home run by the Florence Freedom's Ryan Basham. The East won 5-2.
The Kings won the East Division for the first half of the season at 33-20.
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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