RHS Senior Dean Pulley to Play Baseball for St. Andrews

March 2016

On February 9, Rolesville High School senior Dean Pulley signed his national letter of intent to play baseball at St. Andrews University in Laurinburg, NC . The signing made Pulley the first baseball player to sign with a university or college since RHS opened.

Jacob Gross, the head baseball coach at RHS, said Pulley holds a .339 batting average with 22 RBIs (runs batted in), an on-base percentage of .411 and 19 runs in 39 games played. Pulley’s weighted GPA as of this writing is 3.556, and the two-time Academic All-Conference athlete is ranked 53rd in a class of 234 students.

Dean Pulley - signing

Supporting Dean Pulley at his signing event were (left to right)
his grandfather Johnny Liggins and parents Jeff and Jeannie Pulley.
Photos by Kathy Fuerst

Dean Pulley - signing

Dean Pulley (second from right) poses with his coaching staff
(left to right) Coach Duncan, Coach Keller and Head Coach Gross.