Antonian graduate Brandon Beckel talks about his Texas Tech commitment

Right-handed pitcher threw 63 strikeouts, allowing 10 hits in 29 innings of work during an abbreviated senior season

SAN ANTONIO – Brandon Beckel made his commitment to attend Texas Tech last June after receiving attention at the area code tryouts – a showcase for top prep talent with MLB scouts and NCAA coaches in attendance. Although Beckel’s senior season was cut short, he was still able to compile impressive numbers: 63 strikeouts and 10 hits allowed in 29 innings. His junior year he was a 1st Team All-District Selection and an All-State Honorable Mention.

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