Former Meridian High School pitcher Kedrick Martin will bypass going to a 4-year school and head for the bigs. He has spent the last 2 years playing for Meridian Community College.
Martin was drafted by the Florida Marlins in 2006, and he recently signed a contract to play with the organization.
He was a starting pitcher for the Eagles this year, and he led the team with ten wins. Martin struck out 85 batters this season with an ERA of 3.33.
He had originally signed with Southeastern Louisiana.