Four-year letterwinner for coach Skip Blythe at Cordova HS ... Batted .389 with nine home runs as senior, earning All-District, All-Metro, All-Region, All-State and Memphis Area Player of the Year honors ... Holds CHS school records for most no-hitters, strikeouts and lowest ERA ... Also lettered on year in basketball ... Recognized as Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Jeffrey Clay Beachum ... Born November 5, 1983 ... Son of Robert and Anita Beachum ... Father played baseball at Mississippi State and in Atlanta Braves organization.