Melton Goes Navy

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Melton Goes Navy

Postby Growler on Tue Jun 13, 2006 1:51 pm

Rumor has it that Freshman pitcher J D Melton is transferring to the U S Naval Academy at Annapolis. Can anyone prove or disprove this?
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Postby Rowdy on Tue Jun 13, 2006 5:02 pm

My understanding is the Academies do not accept transfer students. So Melton would be starting over as a freshman with 4 years to go to graduate plus the obligatory service in the Navy/Marines afterwards. Some students go this route when they don't get accepted out of high school, but it is a long road. I don't think he would do it to further his athletic career. Ther would have to be some other motivation.
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Postby Eyes of Old Main on Wed Jun 14, 2006 9:35 pm

Hopefully there isn't anything to this. But, if Wofford athletics didn't have bad luck, they wouldn't have any luck at all.
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Postby Ruckus on Thu Jun 15, 2006 2:41 pm

Actually, in this instance, it speaks well of the quality of our kids even though it would really suck for our program.
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Postby walliver on Sun Jun 18, 2006 10:21 pm

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