Troy State University:
|Brandon Holmes - 18
Played one season (2000) at Troy State University in Troy, Ala. ...hit .257 with two home runs, two doubles and 12 RBI...appeared in 23 games, started 17.
Jefferson State Community College:
Played two seasons at Jefferson State Community College in suburban Birmingham...hit .385 with two home runs, 40 runs scored and 15 stolen bases as a sophomore, earning All- Conference honors...hit .260 as a freshman; team won conference championship.
High School: Graduated from Hoover High School in suburban Birmingham (1997)...was a two-year letterwinner in baseball and football... hit .325 with 40 stolen bases as a senior, earning All-Metro (Birmingham News) honors; also received All-Over The Mountain honors... named team MVP in football as a senior; received All-Over The Mountain honors.
Personal/Miscellaneous: Born Oct. 26, 1978 in Birmingham, Ala. ...full name is Brandon Edward Holmes...parents are Ralph and Cindy Holmes...major is mass communications, minor is history.