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NCCU Alum Kovalcik Signs Professional Baseball Contract

Courtesy: Courtesy of NCCU Sports Information
          Release: 07/20/2017
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Courtesy: Courtesy of NCCU Sports Information

DURHAM, N.C. – Former North Carolina Central University baseball catcher Conrad Kovalcik has signed a professional contract to play for the Birmingham-Bloomfield Beavers.

Kovalcik was a Third Team All-MEAC selection in 2017 during his senior season as he started all 50 games and played all but two of those behind the plate. He batted .275 and slugged five home runs to tie for the team lead, and finished tied for fifth in the conference in that category. Over his four-year career at NCCU, he finishes in the top-five in the modern era in doubles with 28, third in home runs with 17, and second in walks with 84.

The Birmingham-Bloomfield Beavers are based in Utica, Michigan, and compete in the four-team United Shore Professional League, which was launched in May 2016.