POSTED: Friday, June 14, 2013 - 1:50pm
UPDATED: Friday, June 14, 2013 - 3:47pm
Longview, TX (KETK) Hayden Henry of the Longview News-Journal reports an East Texan is headed to Chicago.
Christian Stringer will sign with the White Sox later this afternoon.
Stringer was an infielder with Rice University in Houston.
He was a 2009 graduate of Hallsville High School. ..
He was a four-year baseball starter helped lead the Bobcats to a 25-5 record and the 4A Region II semifinals as a senior in 2009.
He earned All-East Texas honors, All-District 14-4A and was the squad's offensive MVP.
Stringer played at Navarro College in Corsicana.
He helped lead the Bulldogs to the 2011 Junior College National Championship in Grand Junction, Colorado.
He was an all-conference second baseman for Rice.