Georgia Tech slugger Kyle McCann (Georgia Tech Athletics)


Golden Spikes Spotlight: Georgia Tech’s Kyle McCann

Golden Spikes Spotlight

Most elite sluggers have that signature moment that everybody else remembers — perhaps a ball that was hit so hard that people are still talking about it months later. For Georgia Tech junior catcher Kyle McCann, that moment came on Feb. 22 against UCLA, when he smashed a walk-off home run in the 11th inning.

“He hit it high up on our batter’s eye in center field, and as soon as he hit it you’re like, ‘OK, game’s over. Home run,’” recalled Georgia Tech coach Danny Hall. “That one for me stood out.”

Of course, McCann has had quite a[…]