Drew Bridges giving up 1 for full-time 6

By: Phil Stafford Email
By: Phil Stafford Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- Drew Bridges was a dominant force on the mound in past seasons, but in his work to improve his fielding skills, the 6'4" shortstop is opting to play in the field full time.

Bridges cites his commitment to play ball at the University of New Mexico this fall as the biggest reason for his permanent switch to middle infielder.

The star athletes at Fruita Monument is also taking advantage of his final opportunity to enjoy high school sports. Make sure you watch the video to see how teammates keep him humble.

KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 145875055 - nbc11news.com/a?a=145875055
Gray Television, Inc.