Bears' Duo Selected for Next Week's CCL All-Star Game, While Incoming MSU Transfer Justin Paulsen Picked for Prospect League Showcase
Hawkins Tabbed for Coastal Plain League All-Star Team; Fultz Homers in Mid-Plains League's Mid-Summer Classic Win Over the KCABA All-Stars
MSU's Five-Run Seventh, Dominant Bullpen Performance Key 7-2 Win Over Bradley to Keep Bears' MVC Championship Hopes Alive
MSU Comes Through With Late Offensive Surge to Erase Three-Run Deficit
MSU's 14-Hit Attack, Strong Pitching Stops Four-Game Slide Against MVC Champs
Background: A prep teammate of current Bear Matt Hall at Lee's Summit West High School, joins the MSU program after a solid freshman campaign at Seminole (Okla.) State College...Batted .273 with six home runs and 39 runs batted-in for a 38-win Trojans squad this past spring...Selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 34th round of the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft after clubbing 24 homers over his final two high school seasons at West...Earned a Rawlings Central Region All-America nod and a pair of first-team all-state citations for the Titans.
Personal: Matthew James Fultz is the son of Jim Fultz and Kathy Yocom...Born July 28, 1993 in Lee's Summit, Mo...Undecided on an academic major.