McElroy Signs With Texas State Bobcats

Ben McElroy (8) celebrates with his teammates after homering during a home game against Richland on March 10. (Staff photo: Chris McGathey).

Former Highland Park first baseman Ben McElroy (8) has signed with Texas State University in San Marcos.

McElroy, who hit .441 with seven homers and 39 RBI last season, will be joining a Bobcat team that won the Southland Conference and earned a spot in the NCAA playoffs this past season.

Texas State, which broke the school record for victories last season, will also be moving to the Western Athletic Conference in 2012.

4 thoughts on “McElroy Signs With Texas State Bobcats

  • June 29, 2011 at 5:49 pm

    Did not see pic though. Thanks for covering the Scots and Ben.

  • June 30, 2011 at 8:54 am

    Will Texas State be playing football in the WAC?

  • June 30, 2011 at 12:54 pm

    It should be fixed now, Tom. Yes, Gringo Bingo. Texas State will be an independent FCS (I-AA) team this year and then will be in the WAC in 2012.


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