Getting to know baseball newcomers continues with OF Chris Carrier
Prep Lettered three years as a right fielder at Christian Brothers for coach Buster Kelso ... Purple Wave claimed the TSSAA Division II Class AA state title in 2011 and 2013 ... Team went 36-8 in 2013 ... Batted .300 with 35 RBI, 17 stolen bases and seven home runs his senior year ... Was picked as a Tennessee Sports Writer Association All-State selection ... Named an all-metro pick and also played in the State Farm Shelby County All-Star Game ... Went 3-for-4 with two home runs, a double and seven RBI against Memphis University School.
Personal Son of William and Mary Carrier ... Full name is Charles Christopher Carrier ... Lettered three years as a strong and free safety ... Named first team all-district and was an all-state pick ... Garnered Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps honors.