Recent Wilson Central High graduate Chase Ford signed scholarship papers Monday, June 25 with Cumberland University. Chase is flanked by CU head coach Woody Hunt and his dad Anthony Ford.
An All-District 9-AAA honoree as a senior, the veteran catcher helped lead the Wildcats to a three-year record of 65-37 and back-to-back 9-AAA tournament titles in 2017 and 2016.
Chase is the son of Anthony and Teresa Ford. Anthony, a former Cumberland pitcher who played for Coach Hunt, is the head baseball coach at Wilson Central.
Family photo appeared in the Wednesday, June 28 print edition of The Wilson Post.