Thursday, January 19, 2017
Dave Welter - Former Principal and Present Scout
January 18, 2017 - Dave Welter, former principal at Holmes Middle School) shared his 30+ career as a baseball scout. He began with the Reds and has spent most of his career with the Atlanta Braves. He shared stories of scouting high schools and minor leagues. He told us stories of traveling to South America in search of undiscovered talent.
At the end of his presentation, Dave revealed that he is also a cancer survivor and that he has blogged about the adventure. He is in the process of turning it into a book to share with all.