Former Bethune-Cookman reliever and infielder Brandon Wilkes has signed a professional contract with the Evansville Otters of the Independent Frontier League.
In his redshirt-senior season, he returned well from a prior injury. From nearby Holly Hill, the two-way player served as BCU’s closer and had five saves. He led the team with a 2.04 ERA, .202 opponents’ average, and 11.72 strikeouts per-game. He registered 46 strikeouts to 11 walks in 16 appearances and 35 innings.
Offensively, he carried a .298 average with seven doubles, one triple, four home runs, and 28 RBI. He was perfect in seven stolen base attempts.
The Otters’ season is already underway. To see their schedule, click here.
Courtesy of Bethune-Cookman University Sports Information