Coker baseball signs Myrtle Beach's Britt

Hartsville, SC - From Coker College:

HARTSVILLE, SC – Coker College head baseball coach Dave Schmotzer is pleased to announce that Lucas Britt has signed to play baseball for the Cobras in 2010-2011.

A native of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Britt comes to Coker after a standout career at Myrtle Beach High School where he was a All-Region selection in baseball and football. As a member of the baseball team he batted .388 his senior year with four homeruns, three triples, five doubles and 16 RBIs.

"We are very excited to have a player like Lucas joining us," said Schmotzer. "We look forward to seeing him become a great collegiate baseball player over the next four years."

Britt is one of several new Cobra baseball players added for the 2010-11 year. These new faces will be looking to take Coker back to the top of the Conference Carolinas standings. Last season, Coker finished the year with a record of 23-20 overall and 10-14 in conference play.