Commitment Corner: Derek McManus

Kyle Campbell
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Derek McManus

Class of 2018 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: North Harford
    State: MD
  • Summer Team: Blue Chips
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 178lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R


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PBR MD:  List any awards / accolades you received in high school.

  • Academic Award of Excellence, Academic Achievement Award, Principal’s Award of Excellence, 2017 Sportsmanship Award in both Golf and Baseball.

PBR MD:  Why did you choose McDaniel?

  • I really liked the baseball coaches and campus and felt that this was where I wanted to continue my baseball career.

PBR MD:  What do you plan to major in at McDaniel?

  • Kinesiology

PBR MD:  What are some of your goals you would like to achieve at McDaniel?

  • I hope to do well both academically and athletically.

PBR MD:  What are your plans this summer to get ready for school?

  • Get things together a little at a time.

PBR MD:  Are you playing summer baseball? If yes, who are you planning to play for?

  • Yes, Blue Chips

PBR MD:  What other schools recruited you?

  • Lebanon Valley College, Stevenson, Hood College, CCBC

PBR MD:  What was your favorite part about the recruiting process?

  • Hearing positive things from all the different coaches and feeling like I would help make a difference on their team.