• Bill Raines

SPORTS - Bedford-North Lawrence High School Senior Kylar Fisher Commits to Earlham College

BEDFORD - (November 30, 2021) - Bedford - North Lawrence High School Senior Kylar Fisher has committed to Earlham College today.

" The baseball program is really nice and I love their baseball field, and the coaching staff was superb," said Fisher in telling why he decided on Earlham College.

There were several factors in making the monumental decision in playing for the Quakers.

" The four hours and half way to my parents' home in Almont, MI was a consideration, as well as my girlfriend will be attending Indiana University East,"

Kylar credits his love of baseball to his father Jason who is a Chicago Cubs fan. Kylar beginning his baseball career at the early age of 6 years old.

His favorite baseball player being Javier Baez who played for the Cubs and now has signed on to the Detroit Tigers.

Fisher has played on traveling teams at the age of 13, with the " Demand the Command" and moved on to play with the Indiana Expos at the age of 14.

Fisher was able to play his freshman year with the BNL Stars, then his sophomore and junior years at Almont, MI.

" I want to thank the Expos Coach Isaac Sampen who helped me develop as a player," said Fisher.

Fisher playing third base for the Almont Raiders.

Academics has always been important to Fisher who maintains a 3.2 GPA at Bedford North Lawrence High School. Fisher says he hopes to go into the medical field with a focus in Health Sciences.

Fisher also likes to hunt and fish.

" I just want to thank my parents Jason and Amber Fisher who has allowed me the opportunity to play baseball in several locations throughout Indiana and United States," said Fisher.

" I am still nervous heading into this new uncharted territory and earn my spot with the Quakers, but I ready for the next chapter in my life," Fisher added.

The Lawrence County Zephyr would like to congratulate Kylar on his new adventure in life.

If you have a story contact braines@lczephyr.net.

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